19 Jul 2019

France to fund chemical management projects in Africa Locked

Proposals from developing countries could receive €2m from Paris

Africa & Middle East, Europe, France
18 Jul 2019

EPA releases TSCA CBI review statistics Locked

North America, United States
18 Jul 2019

US Congress round-up Locked

North America, United States
18 Jul 2019

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
18 Jul 2019

US EPA names Nancy Beck's replacement at chemicals office Locked

David Fischer, former ACC lawyer, to fill role at OCSPP

North America, United States
18 Jul 2019

Commission proposes ban on PVC articles containing lead Locked

Europe
18 Jul 2019

Work on EDC update of REACH to begin this year Locked

EU Commission outlines plan of two actions

Europe
18 Jul 2019

US EPA round-up Locked

North America, United States
18 Jul 2019

Chemicals agency releases guidance ahead of EU restriction on NMP Locked

Europe
18 Jul 2019

Lack of exposure data blocking environmental assessment of nanomaterials Locked

EU funded study finds need for more information on production and release

Europe, Switzerland
18 Jul 2019

Industry baulks at TSCA ten-year CBI protection approach Locked

Groups press for claim duration to be tied to companies, not substances

North America, United States
18 Jul 2019

Commission adopts EU chromate authorisation decisions Locked

Uses include aerospace applications

Europe
18 Jul 2019

Cosmetics retailer Sephora launches chemicals policy Locked

Company identifies 49 high priority substances

Global, Multinational bodies
18 Jul 2019

Turkish group blasts textile worker exposure to potassium permanganate Locked

Workers suffering from respiratory problems and skin irritation, says advocacy group

Africa & Middle East, Turkey
18 Jul 2019

Commission identifies regulatory overlaps in EU detergents sector Locked

Inaugural evaluation reveals duplicate compliance activities, overloaded labels

Europe
18 Jul 2019

Ukraine sets transition period for paint VOC emission rules Locked

Europe, Ukraine
18 Jul 2019

Echa begins support work on regulating POPs Locked

Europe
17 Jul 2019

Thailand publishes first draft proposal of new chemical law Locked

Introduces risk-based regulation and new classification system

Asia Pacific, Thailand
17 Jul 2019

South Korea expands VOC controls and tightens limits in paint Locked

Maximum limits set and substances added to scope

Asia Pacific, South Korea
17 Jul 2019

California amends Prop 65 warning methods for rental vehicles Locked

North America, United States, US states
17 Jul 2019

PFASs 'poorly controlled' in Sri Lanka, Ipen finds Locked

Fire-fighting foams are the main concern

Asia Pacific, Sri Lanka
17 Jul 2019

South Korea's cosmetic reform bill has not stopped animal testing, says NGO Locked

Exemptions 'undermine' mandate to use accepted alternative methods

Asia Pacific, South Korea
17 Jul 2019

US launches criminal investigation into J&J talc product concerns Locked

Justice Department assigns fraud unit to investigate, says Bloomberg

North America, United States
17 Jul 2019

Finland outlines future poison centre notification responsibilities Locked

Europe, Finland
17 Jul 2019

Taiwan updates mercury restrictions Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
16 Jul 2019

South Korea proposes formaldehyde, methanol standards for hygiene products Locked

Asia Pacific, South Korea
16 Jul 2019

Echa adds four substances to REACH candidate list Locked

Addition of EDCs, reprotoxicant pushes total to over 200 SVHCs

Europe
16 Jul 2019

Canada maintains significant new activity provisions for two substances Locked

Canada, North America
16 Jul 2019

US House passes defence spending package with PFAS provisions Locked

North America, United States
16 Jul 2019

State attorneys general call on US Congress to ban asbestos Locked

EPA 'unable and unwilling' to address substance under TSCA, they say

North America, United States