12 Feb 2019

Canada adds 29 substances to DSL Locked

Canada, North America
12 Feb 2019

California SCP programme confirms flame retardant phase-out

Children's sleep products 'appear to be in compliance', testing shows

North America, United States
12 Feb 2019

Norway finds high levels of chlorinated paraffins in electrical products Locked

SCCPs and MCCPs detected

Europe, Norway
11 Feb 2019

Industry: inconsistent chemical naming hinders Canada-US regulatory alignment Locked

ACC-CIAC call for review of nomenclature

Canada, North America, United States
8 Feb 2019

Echa releases comprehensive Brexit chemicals instructions

Agency to open Brexit ‘window’ for transfers of UK registrations

Europe, UK
8 Feb 2019

UK's revenue and customs department publishes no-deal Brexit guidance Locked

Europe
8 Feb 2019

Canada sets out ministerial conditions for phenol, methylstyrenated use Locked

Canada, North America
7 Feb 2019

US states showing trend towards regulating chemicals by class Locked

One substance at a time approach 'not sustainable' says NGO

North America, United States
7 Feb 2019

Echa's new siloxanes restriction plan faces industry opposition Locked

Trade body sees 'significant impact' on silicone polymers

Europe
7 Feb 2019

US EPA round-up Locked

North America, United States
7 Feb 2019

Florida city bans sunscreens containing oxybenzone, octinoxate

North America, United States
7 Feb 2019

Cefic, CIA call for ‘finishing touches’ on Brexit agreement Locked

Europe, UK
7 Feb 2019

EU notifies WTO of 4-tert-butylphenol SVHC intention Locked

Probable 'serious effects' to environment and endocrine disrupting properties

Europe, Global
7 Feb 2019

Occupational cancers under-recognised in Europe, report finds Locked

Europe
7 Feb 2019

Alaska considers flame retardant bans at state, municipal level Locked

Anchorage ordinance could 'serve as springboard' for state regulation

North America, United States
7 Feb 2019

Comments in for US draft assessments of GenX and PFBS chemicals Locked

Industry focuses on technical aspects, while NGOs argue for different approach

North America, United States
7 Feb 2019

Norway finds errors in one-fifth of inspected chemical labels Locked

Over 800 products checked in CLP enforcement project

Europe, Norway
7 Feb 2019

Canada concludes on safety of alkyl aryl phosphites and stilbenes Locked

Screening finds substances do not meet Cepa section 64 criteria

Canada, North America
7 Feb 2019

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
7 Feb 2019

NGO scrutinises REACH substance evaluation failures

Report finds 34 substances of concern still on market despite 'demonstrated' risks

Europe
7 Feb 2019

Echa definition of microplastics ‘too broad’ – Cefic

Industry raises concerns over scope, evidence base of restriction proposal

Europe
7 Feb 2019

Industry criticises draft UK REACH statutory instrument Locked

CIA head also takes aim at government handling of IT database

Europe, UK
7 Feb 2019

South Korea releases K-BPR implementation plans Locked

Government will begin collecting biocides toxicity data

Asia, South Korea
7 Feb 2019

UN invites cleaning products firms to join global chemical talks Locked

Global chemicals programme missing downstream input

Global
6 Feb 2019

Denmark targets ban on all fluorinated chemicals in FCMs Locked

Cardboard and paper materials in crosshairs

Denmark, Europe
5 Feb 2019

Cross-party agreement bolsters Danish microplastic efforts Locked

Political parties agree plastics collaboration

Denmark, Europe
5 Feb 2019

Democrats press EPA on public comment periods, enforcement Locked

North America, United States
5 Feb 2019

US state attorney-generals petition EPA on asbestos reporting rule Locked

TSCA section 21 petition wants 'deficiencies addressed'; follows denied NGO request

North America, United States
5 Feb 2019

Appeal board rules Echa breached right to be heard Locked

Thor GmbH argued against request to be part of joint submission

Europe
5 Feb 2019

EPA extends TSCA new chemicals reviews due to shutdown Locked

Thirty three day delay applied to 581 existing reviews

North America, United States