14 Feb 2019

Sweden’s deputy prime minister to lead international alliance on chemicals Locked

More countries 'interested' in joining initiative

Europe, Global
14 Feb 2019

OECD proposal would identify countries regulating industrial chemicals Locked

Many countries still lacking legislation

Global, Multinational bodies
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

UN invites cleaning products firms to join global chemical talks Locked

Global chemicals programme missing downstream input

Global
1 Feb 2019 Briefing

NGO Platform: The hidden hazards of chemicals in plastics Locked

Europe, Global, North America, United States
31 Jan 2019

EU drafting Implementing Regulation for new substances registration Locked

Commission considering a second for dossiers

Europe, Global
31 Jan 2019

OECD says its chemical work saves €300m annually Locked

EHS programme helps member governments 'optimise the use of their resources'

Global, Multinational bodies
31 Jan 2019

Experts float idea of a global MRSL for plastics Locked

List could 'support quality and consistency in recycling'

Global, Multinational bodies
31 Jan 2019

Unesco celebrations mark 150 years of periodic table Locked

Global, Multinational bodies
30 Jan 2019

Global trends are major cause for concern, says UN chemicals report

Summary issues call to action ahead of major international environment meeting

Global, Multinational bodies
29 Jan 2019

NGO preparing analysis of science-policy interface for Saicm Locked

Global
29 Jan 2019

Hazardous substances found in over 90% of tested cosmetics in Rwanda Locked

Government crackdown on illegal skin-lightening agents

Africa & Middle East
24 Jan 2019

UN project addresses chemicals in products, lead in paint

Plan to set up initiatives in more than 70 countries

Global
24 Jan 2019

Regulators and industry outline 'principles' for assessing cosmetics Locked

Global
24 Jan 2019

Kingfisher to phase three chemical families out of own brand products

Home improvement giant to eliminate phthalates, PFCs and halogenated flame retardants

Europe, Global
23 Jan 2019

Unilever discloses fragrance ingredients in Europe, US Locked

Plans to expand to 'other countries'

Europe, Global, North America, United States
22 Jan 2019

Global industry alliance to fight plastic waste Locked

More than $1bn committed to launch project

Global
17 Jan 2019

Major apparel brands align chemical screening tools Locked

Levi, Nike, H&M and C&A agree to ‘unified’ approach through ZDHC

Europe, Global
17 Jan 2019

SC Johnson expands ingredient disclosure to Latin America

Information now available for more than 8,700 products

Latin America, North America, United States
17 Jan 2019

Turkey KKDIK pre-registrations hampered by IT ‘freeze-out’ Locked

Constant problems pose risk to 2020 deadline

Africa & Middle East, Europe, Turkey
17 Jan 2019

Cross-sector companies launch blockchain project to track cobalt

Results will determine whether technology can be used to trace other minerals

Global
10 Jan 2019

Brazil’s draft chemicals policy with president’s office Locked

Awaiting review by newly-elected president, Jair Bolsonaro

Brazil, Latin America
9 Jan 2019

Lack of EU regulatory coherence ‘impacting’ mobile phone and textiles sectors

Differing implementation by member states also a factor, report finds

Europe, Global
7 Jan 2019 Briefing

Expert Focus: Dealing with polymers under REACH Locked

Global
7 Jan 2019 Briefing

Cashing in on biomedicine’s bonanza Locked

Global
7 Jan 2019 Briefing

Developments on chemical management in Chile Locked

Latin America
21 Dec 2018

Brazil granted UN funding to implement chemicals policy

More than $400,000 will help finance three-year project

Brazil, Latin America
19 Dec 2018

Swedish investigation finds SVHCs in online products Locked

Consumers face greater risk from non-EU sites, agency says

Europe, Global, Sweden
12 Dec 2018

Survey finds REACH and Brexit to dominate in 2019

Chemicals managers face a broad range of emerging issues

Europe, Global
7 Dec 2018 Briefing

GUEST COLUMN: More analysis, when you need it Locked

Our influential expert features are going real time

Global