17 Apr 2019

European detergents body builds case for digitalisation of product labels Locked

Trade body ramps up initiative with Echa, UN discussions

Europe, Multinational bodies
15 Apr 2019

UN talks advance on long-term global chemicals management Locked

Saicm OEWG negotiations progress on funding, objectives

Global, Multinational bodies
4 Apr 2019

ICCA calls for global substance information database Locked

'International navigator' would help build capacity in countries developing legislation

Global, Multinational bodies
21 Mar 2019

Unea4 adopts resolutions to push forward sound management of chemicals Locked

Global, Multinational bodies
14 Mar 2019

Ministerial alliance sets out ambition for a global chemicals framework Locked

Vision does not pursue legally binding agreement

Global, Multinational bodies
12 Mar 2019

Global Chemicals Outlook II: key findings Locked

Report highlights global trends, hazards and risks, and implementation gaps

Global, Multinational bodies
12 Mar 2019

Guest Column: GCO-II and managing chemicals and waste beyond 2020 Locked

Global, Multinational bodies
12 Mar 2019

Global goal for chemicals will not be achieved, says UN report Locked

Despite 'significant progress' GCO II summary finds major implementation gaps

Global, Multinational bodies
7 Mar 2019

ICCA seeks ‘reinvigorated’ post-2020 global chemicals framework Locked

Association to back refreshed international voluntary programme at next week’s Unea-4

Global, Multinational bodies
21 Feb 2019

Cross-sector alliance sets out chemical reporting objectives Locked

‘Mission statement’ sets long-term goal of full material declaration

Global, Multinational bodies
14 Feb 2019

OECD proposal would identify countries regulating industrial chemicals Locked

Many countries still lacking legislation

Global, Multinational bodies
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 Locked

Summary issues call to action ahead of major international environment meeting

Global, Multinational bodies
22 Nov 2018

UN environment head resigns over $500,000 travel expenses Locked

Excessive flights deemed 'reputation risk' for group focused on sustainability

Global, Multinational bodies
1 Nov 2018

Proactive Alliance to develop policy recommendations on SiA reporting Locked

Global, Multinational bodies
1 Nov 2018

UN report highlights 'vicious' toxic substances exposure Locked

Special rapporteur calls for development of legally binding instruments on businesses

Global, Multinational bodies
11 Oct 2018

First round of mercury convention funding sees five projects approved Locked

Global, Multinational bodies
31 Jul 2018

Global industry initiative draws up roadmap on UN's SDGs Locked

Document identifies five fields where chemical industry can have impact

Global, Multinational bodies
5 Jul 2018

UN publishes list of identified endocrine disruptors Locked

Reports provide global overview of initiatives and approaches

Global, Multinational bodies
27 Jun 2018

Apec identifies at-the-border import barriers to chemical trade Locked

Regulatory inconsistency highlighted

Asia Pacific, Latin America & Caribbean, Multinational bodies, North America, Russia, Russia & CIS
18 Jan 2018

UN Environment, WHO agree cooperation on environmental health risks Locked

Joint actions will look at improving waste and chemicals management

Global, Multinational bodies
9 Nov 2017

Deadline extended on UN sustainable chemistry project Locked

Global, Multinational bodies
17 Oct 2017

'Conflict of interest' row flares in advance of PFOA discussions Locked

EU Commission and consultancy dispute NGO claims

Europe, Global, Multinational bodies
17 Oct 2017

UN's Saicm seeks stakeholder input on knowledge platform Locked

Global, Multinational bodies
13 Oct 2017

EU Council calls on Unea to increase hazardous chemicals knowledge Locked

Europe, Global, Multinational bodies
12 Jul 2017

UN invites case studies of green chemistry initiatives Locked

Multinational bodies
11 Jul 2017

Concerns about microbeads 'unfounded', says US trade body Locked

But Unep stands by call for worldwide ban

Global, Multinational bodies
8 Jun 2017

Norway proposes adding second PFC to UN POPs Convention Locked

Substances used in fire fighting foam, carpets, textiles, electronics

Europe, Multinational bodies, Norway