13 Aug 2019

European Commission launches surveys on Horizon Europe implementation Locked

Opportunity to inform strategic plan for billions of Euros of EU research

Europe
13 Aug 2019

Scientists urge transparency for externally developed TSCA evaluations Locked

Academics urge EPA to avoid 'black-box process' of industry-funded assessments

North America, United States
13 Aug 2019

Industry: New York 1,4-dioxane bill would cost billions Locked

Groups lean on governor to adopt 10ppm limit for consumer products

North America, United States, US states
13 Aug 2019

German certification scheme targets lower PAH content in goods Locked

Europe, Germany
12 Aug 2019

NGO Platform: Outside of REACH the UK risks regulatory divergence Locked

Europe, UK
9 Aug 2019

US EPA releases draft TSCA evaluation for 1-bromopropane Locked

Agency finds unreasonable risks to workers, occupational non-users, consumers

North America, United States
8 Aug 2019

Expert Focus: Highlights of Osha changes to 29 CFR 1926.55 – gases, vapours, fumes, dusts and mists Locked

North America, United States
8 Aug 2019

US EPA round-up Locked

North America, United States
8 Aug 2019

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
8 Aug 2019

TSCA 1,4-dioxane evaluation draws criticism for cancer hazard approach Locked

New Jersey government calls for more stringent approach used in 2013 IRIS assessment

North America, United States
8 Aug 2019

UAE moves forward on chemicals management strategy Locked

First meeting in Dubai looked at mechanism for implementation

Africa & Middle East, UAE
8 Aug 2019

NGOs push FDA to pull approval of PFASs in food packaging Locked

North America, United States
8 Aug 2019

Amazon has faced more than 1,000 Prop 65 ‘intent to sue’ notices Locked

Notifications have been lodged over almost 20 year period

North America, United States, US states
8 Aug 2019

Aerospace and defence firms launch chromates reauthorisation consortia Locked

UK REACH authorisations will be within scope if required

Europe
8 Aug 2019

Cefic urges review of proposed REACH dossier update timelines Locked

Co-registrants need more time to undertake ‘complex’ processes

Europe
8 Aug 2019

EU Commission proposes tiered access to poison centre notifications Locked

Case-by-case system for most sensitive information submitted via Echa portal

Europe
8 Aug 2019

Canada, US consult on chemicals of mutual concern priorities Locked

Canada, North America, United States
8 Aug 2019

US CDC awards six states funds for exposure biomonitoring Locked

North America, United States, US states
8 Aug 2019

Acea raises concerns over Echa’s plan to list potential restrictions Locked

Overlap with RMOAs should be considered

Europe
8 Aug 2019

EU Commission opens consultation on end-of-life vehicles Directive Locked

Europe
7 Aug 2019

Czech company fined for hazardous chemicals in fireworks Locked

Czech Republic, Europe
7 Aug 2019

Canada publishes updated guidance for workplace hazards Locked

Canada, North America
7 Aug 2019

Italy finalises project to help enforcement of proposed tattoo ink restriction Locked

Laboratories develop harmonised analytical methods

Europe, Italy
7 Aug 2019

South Africa to tighten restrictions on lead in paint Locked

Among 32 countries in Africa updating or passing such laws by 2021

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
7 Aug 2019

South Korea to update cosmetic safety rules Locked

Updates broadly in line with EU cosmetics rules

Asia Pacific, South Korea
7 Aug 2019

Mercosur regulation lists permitted additives in plastics for FCMs Locked

Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay Uruguay must adopt into domestic law by January

Argentina, Brazil, Latin America & Caribbean, Paraguay, Uruguay
7 Aug 2019

Suspected CMRs found in Swiss paper drinking straws Locked

Europe, Switzerland
7 Aug 2019

New Zealand HSNO enforcement report finds ‘confusion’ over agency roles Locked

EPA to work on improving compliance with hazardous substance rules

Asia Pacific, New Zealand
7 Aug 2019

CBA alerts new environment secretary to UK REACH fears Locked

Association awaits response on Sief proposal

Europe, UK
6 Aug 2019

NGOs seek retraction of US agencies' crumb rubber study Locked

Finding that exposure to humans appears limited is 'not supported by the evidence'

North America, United States