13 Dec 2018

Canada makes provisional conclusion of harm for four dyes Locked

Canada, North America
12 Dec 2018

Mobile phone casing could indicate chemical exposure, study suggests

Questions over mobiles as chemical sources or indicators

Canada, North America
12 Dec 2018

Canada risk assessments expected to see more focus on EDCs Locked

Stakeholder meetings shed light on Cepa reforms and post-2020 priorities

Canada, North America
12 Dec 2018

Senator presses for release of IRIS formaldehyde assessment Locked

EPA has 'succumbed to pressure from industry' too long

North America, United States
11 Dec 2018

Kortenkamp boosts calls for legal mandates for mixture risk assessment Locked

Regulatory changes could be gradual

Europe, UK
10 Dec 2018

Major European project finds high phthalates levels in toys Locked

Enforcement collaboration destroyed more than 30,000 products

Europe
6 Dec 2018

Cefic says SVHC equivalency must be judged ‘case-by-case’

REACH-equivalent concern mechanism requires policy paper and criteria

Europe
6 Dec 2018

European Council of Ministers backs third revision to CMD Locked

Trilogues with Commission and Parliament expected in January

Europe
6 Dec 2018

Toxicity prediction team asked to justify reproducibility claims Locked

Qsar experts fear regulatory agencies may accept Rasar 'without extensive validation'

North America, United States
6 Dec 2018

Canada provisionally links talc and ovarian cancer Locked

J&J says weight of evidence 'does not support' draft conclusion

Canada, North America
29 Nov 2018

Solvents industry submits TCE data to US EPA Locked

HSIA says weight of evidence does not support link to cardiac malformations

North America, United States
29 Nov 2018

TSCA advisory committee sets dates for PV29 evaluation review Locked

North America, United States
29 Nov 2018

Canada clears five ‘epoxides and glycidyl ethers’ in draft assessment Locked

AGE, BCPO, o-CGE, TGIC, C12-C13 AGE represent low risk

Canada, North America
29 Nov 2018

Experts list 30 questions to assess read-across uncertainty

Bid to boost regulatory acceptance

Europe, North America, United States
29 Nov 2018

K-REACH dossier hazardous assessment rules announced Locked

Exemption criteria are revealed

Asia, South Korea
28 Nov 2018

Canada finds five 'poly(bios)' substances not harmful in final assessment Locked

Canada, North America
27 Nov 2018

US EPA broadens scope of PFAS detection method

North America, United States
27 Nov 2018

European Parliament committee backs third revision to CMD Locked

Europe
22 Nov 2018

Canada launches survey into quaternary ammonium compounds Locked

Canada, North America
22 Nov 2018

Intentional microplastics are primarily a soil and freshwater problem, Echa finds Locked

Particles are likely to accumulate in sewage sludge

Europe
22 Nov 2018

Norwegian review finds that PFBS persists and is mobile

But the bioaccumulation potential is low compared with PFOS

Europe, Norway
21 Nov 2018

US will add antimony trioxide to carcinogen list Locked

North America, United States
21 Nov 2018

Danish cosmetic preservatives project could cut allergic reactions Locked

Denmark, Europe
15 Nov 2018

Iarc finds nitrobenzenes 'possibly carcinogenic' Locked

Conclusion will trigger California listing under Prop 65

Global, North America, United States
15 Nov 2018

EPA releases draft toxicological profiles for two PFASs

Agency sets preliminary toxicity values for GenX chemicals, PFBS

North America, United States
15 Nov 2018

Canada provisionally clears nine polyamines as 'not harmful' Locked

Canada, North America
13 Nov 2018

Safety shortcomings found in 68% of inspected Finnish small workplaces Locked

Chemical risk assessment inappropriate in two thirds of companies

Europe, Finland
9 Nov 2018 Briefing

Cosmetics without animal testing Locked

Customers and regulators are demanding alternative means of testing cosmetic ingredients and more of these are becoming available all the time

Global, North America
9 Nov 2018 Briefing

Echa’s Board of Appeal and cosmetics testing on animals Locked

Recent decisions have missed a golden opportunity to rule on the principle that animal testing should never be allowed for cosmetic ingredients

Europe
8 Nov 2018

'Moderate evidence' linking DINP to male reproductive effects Locked

EPA-led systematic review

Europe, North America, Sweden, United States