3 Jul 2019

Commission initiative supports SME due diligence in metals supply chain Locked

Europe
3 Jul 2019

Guest Column: EU RoHS – a global reference point Locked

Europe
2 Jul 2019

Rules published on EU market surveillance, product compliance Locked

Europe
1 Jul 2019

Google to grow safer alternatives adoption across company Locked

Circular economy commitment just the beginning, says multinational

North America, United States
27 Jun 2019

Swedish agency organises seminar on chemical safety for online goods Locked

Europe, Sweden
27 Jun 2019

Germany urges crackdown on illegal chemicals in electronics imports Locked

Europe, Germany
24 Jun 2019

Google circular economy plan will remove certain toxics from supply chain Locked

Strategy targets flame retardants, solvents, antimicrobials

North America, United States
11 Jun 2019

Feature: Is the EU lowering global standards for toxic and persistent substances? Locked

Africa & Middle East, Europe, Global, Multinational bodies
6 Jun 2019

Trade groups call for exclusion of ADCA from REACH authorisation Locked

Associations urge worker threshold limit instead

Europe
22 May 2019

China issues RoHS2 conformity assessment rules Locked

Compliance options include self-declaration or third-party certification

Asia Pacific, China
20 May 2019

Proposed EU ban on halogenated flame retardants set for July adoption Locked

Europe
16 May 2019

UN meeting adopts amendments to international conventions Locked

PFOA, plastic waste and Pic procedure in the spotlight

Global, Multinational bodies
16 May 2019

South Korea considering delay to extended RoHS following industry concerns Locked

Enforcement postponed until at least 2020

Asia Pacific, South Korea
16 May 2019

Role of mechanistic data prominent in US hexavalent chromium debate Locked

Comments on EPA’s systematic review 'protocol' reveal disagreement

North America, United States
2 May 2019

PFC coatings can degrade in the sun to form PFOA, study suggests Locked

Polyfluoroalkylsilanes commonly used on surfaces

Global
1 May 2019

Stockholm and Basel delegates discuss POPs levels in waste Locked

NGOs calling for strong reductions

Africa & Middle East, Europe, Global
1 May 2019

Washington state paint stewardship, HFC bills head to governor Locked

North America, US states
30 Apr 2019

EU consults on RoHS exemptions for DEHP, lead Locked

Europe
25 Apr 2019

Apple develops chemicals of concern prioritising framework Locked

Protocol 'adapts and extends' established methodology

Global, Multinational bodies
25 Apr 2019

Development of Echa SVHC database resumes after resources agreed Locked

But 2020 deadline looking 'very difficult'

Europe
24 Apr 2019

Industry group pushes for lead-free electronics in high reliability sectors Locked

North America, United States
23 Apr 2019

Parliament approves draft EU regulation for product compliance Locked

Europe
17 Apr 2019

Waste management bodies back Echa SVHC database Locked

Data in one place a ‘great help’

Europe
16 Apr 2019

Low doses of nano cerium dioxide cause lung inflammation, major study finds Locked

Results are 'surprising and unexpected'

Europe, Germany
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

Researchers urge more protection for workers from organic flame retardants Locked

Further evaluation of replacement substances required

Europe, Global
4 Apr 2019

Draft EU enforcement regulation a RoHS compliance ‘burden’ Locked

Non-EU companies will need to appoint economic operator

Europe, Global
2 Apr 2019

Ecodesign Directive's proposed halogens ban not a precedent, EU says Locked

EEE industry concerned about new front opening on substance restrictions

Europe
20 Mar 2019

EU rules out industry call to delay Echa SVHC database Locked

Development of prototype stalled for resourcing discussions

Europe
7 Mar 2019

Industry wants to join in on development of Echa SVHC database Locked

Manufacturing experience 'should prove valuable'

Europe