17 Oct 2019

China launches RoHS2 compliance platform Locked

Industry must upload information by 1 November

Asia Pacific, China
16 Oct 2019

China increases test requirements for cosmetics with sunscreen agents Locked

New regulation allows third-party facilities to conduct testing

Asia Pacific, China
15 Oct 2019

China pushing to finalise law on new and existing substances Locked

Revised MEP Order 7 expected soon, Regulatory Summit delegates hear

Asia Pacific, China
8 Oct 2019

Feature: Simpler registration procedures proposed in draft MEP Order 7 revisions Locked

Asia Pacific, China
3 Oct 2019

China seeks industry information on six POPs Locked

Environment ministry mulls restriction or bans under Stockholm Convention

Asia Pacific, China
30 Sep 2019

China publishes RoHS2 conformity guidelines Locked

Implementation from 1 March 2020

Asia Pacific, China
24 Sep 2019

China issues guidelines for hazardous chemical inspections Locked

Aim to improve facility safety

Asia Pacific, China
11 Sep 2019

China's environment and health ministries release risk assessment framework Locked

Guide covers uncertainty analysis and data quality

Asia Pacific, China
10 Sep 2019

China health commission releases updated occupational exposure limits Locked

Limits added for 1-BP and MTBE

Asia Pacific, China
5 Sep 2019

China issues updated draft of chemical framework overhaul Locked

Maximum CBI deadline introduced, plus updates on reporting and exemptions

Asia Pacific, China
26 Aug 2019

Expert Focus: China’s evolving chemical regulatory regime – implications for businesses Locked

Asia Pacific, China
14 Aug 2019

China publishes first draft of e-cigarette standard Locked

Country looks to regulate device components and additives

Asia Pacific, China
14 Aug 2019

Industry welcomes China MEP Order 7 reforms Locked

But expresses concern over CBI and lack of exemptions

Asia Pacific, China
6 Aug 2019

China issues draft guidelines for hazardous chemical inspections Locked

Guidance aimed at local authorities assessing facilities and parks

Asia Pacific, China
11 Jul 2019

China consults on ‘dramatic’ revisions to MEP Order 7 Locked

Proposals affect low-volume new substance registration

Asia Pacific, China
11 Jul 2019

China launches stricter VOC management plan Locked

New standards and regulatory crackdown to affect key industries

Asia Pacific, China
9 Jul 2019

IPE calls on chemical giants to improve supply chain safety in China Locked

ACC's Responsible Care programme 'not enough to ensure safety'

Asia Pacific, China, Global
4 Jul 2019

Human skin absorbs less BPS than BPA, study suggests Locked

BPS gives lower internal dose from thermal receipts

Asia Pacific, China, Europe, Sweden
27 Jun 2019

Pregnant women in China exposed to bisphenol mixtures Locked

Occupation plays role in exposure

Asia Pacific, China
27 Jun 2019

China accepting submissions to existing chemicals inventory Locked

Unlisted chemicals 'very challenging' to regulate

Asia Pacific, China
24 Jun 2019

Chinese researchers call for dietary PFAS monitoring in industrial regions Locked

Data on PFAS contaminantion lacking across Asia

Asia Pacific, China
20 Jun 2019

China’s Shandong province consults on chemical management measures Locked

Local government to conduct inspections from July to October

Asia Pacific, China
18 Jun 2019

China's Jiangsu province publishes safety management plan Locked

Thousands of factories could be closed by 2021

Asia Pacific, China
13 Jun 2019

Apec recommends regional GHS convergence measures Locked

Suggests adopting GHS 7th revision by 2021

Asia Pacific, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, China, Indonesia, Japan, Latin America & Caribbean, Malaysia, Mexico, Multinational bodies, New Zealand, North America, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Russia & CIS, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Vietnam
6 Jun 2019

China consults on measures to waive animal testing for imported cosmetics Locked

New regulation could be published this year

Asia Pacific, China
5 Jun 2019

China puts draft FCM adhesives standard out for comment Locked

Comment period open until 20 July

Asia Pacific, China
30 May 2019

China seeks risk assessment data for 24 substances Locked

Most substances are SVHCs in Europe

Asia Pacific, China
30 May 2019

Researchers pinpoint Chinese CFC-11 emissions to Shandong and Hebei Locked

Combining atmospheric data with models

Asia Pacific, China
22 May 2019

China issues RoHS2 conformity assessment rules Locked

Compliance options include self-declaration or third-party certification

Asia Pacific, China
22 May 2019

China seeks proposals to revise cosmetic safety regulations Locked

The focus is on the significance and necessity of the revisions

Asia Pacific, China