15 Feb 2019

Reprotox study of disodium molybdate in rats finalised Locked

But REACH registrants must submit new PNDT study

Europe, North America, United States
15 Feb 2019

Denmark opens bids for projects on chemicals in consumer goods Locked

Denmark, Europe
14 Feb 2019

UK, Finland dissent led to withdrawal of PFHxA SVHC proposal

Diverging positions could prove significant in debate over REACH’s Eloc principle

Europe, Finland, UK
14 Feb 2019

Industry review of PFHxA recommends environmental monitoring Locked

Review confirms persistence but finds substance not present in water at high concentrations

North America, United States
14 Feb 2019

Echa considers reopening concluded REACH evaluation in ‘exceptional’ move Locked

France would take over from Finland on resorcinol evaluation

Europe, Finland, France
14 Feb 2019

RNA study points to therapy for nanomaterial inhalation Locked

Knockout of MiRNA-378a genes limits adverse cardiovascular and metabolic effects of titanium dioxide

North America, United States
14 Feb 2019

Thinktank calls for EPA IRIS programme to be scrapped Locked

NGOs dismiss report as latest in industry campaign to dismantle risk assessment scheme

North America, United States
13 Feb 2019

Canada clears benzoates, DIDA in final assessments Locked

Government eyes Snac for new DIDA uses

Canada, North America
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

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

Canada concludes on safety of alkyl aryl phosphites and stilbenes Locked

Screening finds substances do not meet Cepa section 64 criteria

Canada, North America
5 Feb 2019

Cross-party agreement bolsters Danish microplastic efforts Locked

Political parties agree plastics collaboration

Denmark, Europe
4 Feb 2019

EU committee lists persistent mobile substances as emerging issue

PMTs among 14 issues that Scheer says could impact human health or environment

Europe
1 Feb 2019 Briefing

Guest Column: Echa outlines the key priorities for 2019 Locked

Europe, Finland, UK
31 Jan 2019

Pentagon approach to OEL for trichlorethylene set to be scrutinised

North America, United States
29 Jan 2019

NGO preparing analysis of science-policy interface for Saicm Locked

Global
29 Jan 2019

Canadian draft assessment finds three ketone solvents harmful to health

MEK, MIBK and 2,4-PD used in various consumer products

Canada, North America
29 Jan 2019

Canada proposes changes to cosmetics ingredients hotlist Locked

Canada, North America
25 Jan 2019

Publishing models fail to give early hazardous chemicals warning, study finds Locked

North America, United States
24 Jan 2019

Analysis gives complex picture of cerium dioxide nano toxicity

Results of BASF’s comprehensive long-term inhalation study expected in months

Europe
24 Jan 2019

Former Efsa boss criticises authority over communication of uncertainty Locked

But working group says criticism from Geoffrey Podger was 'unjustified'

Europe
24 Jan 2019

Regulators and industry outline 'principles' for assessing cosmetics Locked

Global
22 Jan 2019

EU agency: action needed on ‘cocktail effect’ in water bodies

Better reporting and monitoring needed for newer substances

Europe
22 Jan 2019

'Widespread' risk if microplastics are not restricted – EU science group Locked

Europe
17 Jan 2019

UK calls for lower EU OEL for naphthalene

Inhalation Dnel in REACH dossier was too high, evaluation conclusion says

Europe
17 Jan 2019

Canada identifies 1,200 substances for further consideration Locked

Prioritisation exercise sets aside some 7,000 others

Canada, North America
17 Jan 2019

Experts rally round EDC book aimed at general public Locked

Critical comments from ACC are 'manufactured doubt'

North America, United States
17 Jan 2019

BASF and Givaudan enter skin sensitisation ITS debate Locked

Questions over matching tests to key events in AOP

Europe
16 Jan 2019

Echa pins down causes of poorly functioning eSDSs Locked

REACH exposure scenarios not fit for purpose

Europe
16 Jan 2019

Cosmetics animal testing ban 'pointless' due to Echa's 'undermining' – NGO

New petition demands agency implement law correctly

Europe