18 Apr 2019

Chinese study raises concerns over di-OPEs in house dust Locked

Tri-OPEs well studied but little known about di-OPEs

Asia Pacific, China, North America, United States
17 Apr 2019

China approves non-animal cosmetic testing methods Locked

Five new and four revised methods also accepted for use

Asia Pacific, China
3 Apr 2019

China explosion prompts revisions to safety law Locked

Supply chain disruption expected to follow inspections

Asia Pacific, China
20 Mar 2019

Taiwan and China introduce controls on seven POPs Locked

Changes follow Stockholm Convention decisions

Asia Pacific, China, Taiwan
13 Mar 2019

Lack of 'general rules' slowing progress in China's cosmetics industry Locked

No new ingredients approved since 2014

Asia Pacific, China
28 Feb 2019

Industry calls for clarity on China's draft chemical regulation Locked

But expanded regulation gains support from US

Asia Pacific, China
1 Feb 2019

Guest Column: Has Beijing’s new draft regulation introduced China-REACH? Locked

Asia Pacific, China
17 Jan 2019

China consults on chemical framework overhaul Locked

Proposals similar to US TSCA and Japan’s CSCL

Asia Pacific, China
19 Nov 2018

China may ban microbeads in cosmetics Locked

Country would follow in footsteps of many others

Asia Pacific, China
5 Nov 2018

China arrests three suspects over illegal CFC-11 use Locked

An increase in enforcement is expected

Asia Pacific, China
1 Nov 2018

OECD wants closer ties with China on chemical safety Locked

Main aim is to bring country into mutual acceptance of data programme

Asia Pacific, China
10 Oct 2018

China to fully align with fourth edition of UN GHS Locked

Standard aimed at foreign and domestic companies

Asia Pacific, China
8 Oct 2018

China plans new FCM standards for ink and adhesives Locked

Details emerged at AsiaHub Summit in Brussels

Asia Pacific, China
20 Sep 2018

China's CFDA consults on cosmetics safety standard revisions Locked

Draft adds three restricted ingredients

Asia Pacific, China
17 Sep 2018

Chinese legal case heightens formaldehyde concerns Locked

Effect of ambient air levels contested

Asia Pacific, China
30 Aug 2018

China's coating industry completes consultation on 'low-VOC' standard Locked

Final adoption expected to happen in 2019

Asia Pacific, China
16 Aug 2018

Chinese hazardous chemicals department announced Locked

The change comes as part of government-wide reforms

Asia Pacific, China
9 Aug 2018

Hazardous chemical information platform trialled in China Locked

Allows searches by GHS and English name

Asia Pacific, China
9 Aug 2018

China says evidence on illegal CFC-11 use is lacking Locked

Follow-up investigations continue into rigid polyurethane foam production

Asia Pacific, China
26 Jul 2018

Calls for proposals to update China's cosmetic safety rules Locked

Focus on urgent and practical needs

Asia Pacific, China
12 Jul 2018

Industry body questions Australian fragrance study Locked

Author expects more fragrance-free policies

Asia Pacific, China
12 Jul 2018

China's green product standard for coatings in force Locked

Manufacturers can apply for certification

Asia Pacific, China
11 Jul 2018

Investigators find illegal CFC-11 use in China’s polyurethane industry Locked

Use as blowing agent linked to ozone depletion

Asia Pacific, China
5 Jul 2018

China expects main chemical law's internal revision in autumn Locked

Government plans for implementation before June 2019

Asia Pacific, China
7 Jun 2018

Triclosan may worsen gut inflammation and trigger cancer, study suggests Locked

Chemical may alter populations of gut bacteria

Asia Pacific, China, North America, United States
7 Jun 2018

Brexit showing ‘little impact’ on 2018 REACH registrations – Hansen Locked

UK submissions figures ‘as expected’ for final deadline

Asia Pacific, China, Europe, India, Japan, North America, Switzerland, UK, United States
24 May 2018

Chinese cities phase out solvent-based coatings Locked

Variety of approaches adopted and industries targeted

Asia Pacific, China
17 May 2018

PRTR 'critical' for Chinese hazardous chemicals management Locked

104 substances suggested for pollution monitoring

Asia Pacific, China
3 May 2018

China extends simplified cosmetic import rules to free trade zones Locked

Speculation it could end mandatory animal testing seems unfounded

Asia Pacific, China
1 May 2018

Danish study advises against cosmetics purchases from popular US website Locked

Consumer council finds products non-compliant with EU regulation

Asia Pacific, China, Denmark, Europe, North America