16 Apr 2019

Canada provisionally clears three triazines Locked

Canada, North America
16 Apr 2019

EPA head closes door on formaldehyde IRIS assessment Locked

Andrew Wheeler says it's 'more important' to go through TSCA

North America, United States
15 Apr 2019

Japan designates Pacs and existing chemicals Locked

Government prioritises 15 substances for assessment

Asia Pacific, Japan
15 Apr 2019

New EU portal to ease medical devices Regulations transition Locked

Europe
15 Apr 2019

EPA publishes PMN receipts for November, December, January Locked

North America, United States
15 Apr 2019

Virginia enacts law restricting firefighting foam with PFASs Locked

North America, United States, US states
15 Apr 2019

Decisions to authorise uses of SVHCs adopted by EU Commission Locked

Automotive chrome plating, industrial uses granted

Europe
15 Apr 2019

NGO asks Commission to accept pigment authorisation court ruling Locked

Europe
15 Apr 2019

UN talks advance on long-term global chemicals management Locked

Saicm OEWG negotiations progress on funding, objectives

Global, Multinational bodies
15 Apr 2019

NGO Platform: Regulating substances as groups Locked

Europe
12 Apr 2019

California publishes Prop 65 webpage on styrene Locked

North America, United States, US states
12 Apr 2019

Australia's 'early regulatory changes' now in force Locked

More polymers defined as PLCs and exempt from notification

Asia Pacific, Australia
11 Apr 2019

Brazil’s RoHS Regulation moves closer to adoption Locked

Environment minister had considered ‘shelving’ the law

Brazil, Latin America & Caribbean
11 Apr 2019

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
11 Apr 2019

Echa, AskREACH trying to align SVHC databases Locked

Industry wary of entering data twice

Europe
11 Apr 2019

US EPA issues proposal for CBI substantiation Locked

Agency lays out plan for confirming substance identity protection claims under TSCA

North America, United States
11 Apr 2019

US EPA round-up Locked

North America, United States
11 Apr 2019

US Congress round-up Locked

North America, United States
11 Apr 2019

Brexit: REACH registration transfers exceed 5,000 Locked

Europe
11 Apr 2019

New York legislators drop ingredient disclosure proposal Locked

‘Dangerously vague’ concept omitted from 2020 budget package

North America, United States, US states
11 Apr 2019

Voluntary EU cosmetics digital ingredients initiative underway Locked

Third phase of Cosmetics Europe project on consumer information

Europe
11 Apr 2019

California bill to ban certain cosmetics stalls in committee Locked

Effort to prohibit formaldehyde, parabens, phthalates pushed to next year

North America, United States, US states
11 Apr 2019

Researchers urge more protection for workers from organic flame retardants Locked

Further evaluation of replacement substances required

Europe, Global
11 Apr 2019

US agencies set to study health effects of PFASs Locked

Investigation will not assess whether substance causes cancer

North America, United States
11 Apr 2019

‘Free from’ claims in cosmetics face possible EU restrictions Locked

Member states can choose whether to implement new rules from July

Europe
11 Apr 2019

Brazil shelves chemicals bill ‘until further notice’ Locked

Potential impact on OECD membership

Brazil, Latin America & Caribbean
11 Apr 2019

AOP knowledge base reveals thousands of possible toxicity mechanisms Locked

EPA and Environment Canada network existing data

North America
11 Apr 2019

Nordic countries push for global agreement on ocean plastics Locked

Declaration asks for study on specific measures to combat pollution

Denmark, Europe, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden
11 Apr 2019

Canada provisionally clears phenol-formaldehyde resins, certain oils Locked

Canada, North America
11 Apr 2019

Paper, board sectors release amended FCM guidelines Locked

Lack of a EU-wide measure for the materials has created disadvantage in the market

Europe