14 Nov 2019

Sweden's international chemicals programme targets countries in Africa, Asia Locked

South Africa, Indonesia and Vietnam among those with which Kemi is collaborating

Africa & Middle East, Argentina, Asia Pacific, Brazil, Indonesia, Latin America & Caribbean, South Africa, South Korea, Vietnam
13 Nov 2019

South Africa's chemicals bill on hold indefinitely, environment ministry confirms Locked

No progress made since industry blocked proposal in 2017

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
7 Nov 2019

New research institute to study cancer and chemicals in Africa Locked

Endocrine-disruptors are 'big issue' on the continent

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
31 Oct 2019

African industry bodies sign on to Responsible Care programme Locked

Guinea, Ivory Coast and Tunisia to adopt voluntary initiative

Africa & Middle East, Burkina Faso, Egypt, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Morocco, South Africa, Togo, Tunisia
28 Oct 2019

Feature: Is GHS beginning to take root in Africa? Locked

Africa & Middle East, Congo (DRC), Kenya, South Africa, Zambia
7 Aug 2019

South Africa to tighten restrictions on lead in paint Locked

Among 32 countries in Africa updating or passing such laws by 2021

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
3 May 2019

African and European negotiators dispute POPs limits in waste Locked

Diplomats from the regions disagree at Basel Convention meeting

Africa & Middle East, Europe, Global, Multinational bodies, South Africa
4 Mar 2019

South Africa looking for GHS alignment 'as soon as practicable' Locked

Aim to get regulations in force by mid-2020

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
21 Mar 2017

South Africa’s chemicals bill is 'off the table' Locked

Proposal did not address government capacity issues, says chemicals industry

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
7 Jan 2016

South Africa plans industrial chemicals registration Locked

Department of Environmental Affairs considering chemicals management Bill

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
10 Sep 2014

Basel Convention centre to help Peru manage PCBs Locked

Africa & Middle East, Latin America & Caribbean, Multinational bodies, Peru, South Africa
3 Apr 2014

South African PVC industry reports on additives phase-out Locked

Members report on heavy metals, BPA, SCCPs and DEHP

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
1 Oct 2013

South Africa consults on standards for environmental health Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
21 Aug 2013

South Africa consults on PCB phase-out Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
15 Oct 2012

Southern African ministers discuss GHS implementation Locked

Talks are also taking place on a 'harmonisation' agreement between three African regions

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
3 Apr 2012 Briefing

Stresses show in global GHS alignment effort Locked

Africa & Middle East, Europe, South Africa
22 Mar 2012

South Africa plans to restrict endosulfan use Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
17 Feb 2012

Researchers compile database of information on reproductive toxins Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa
21 Apr 2011

South Africa proposes ban on baby bottles containing BPA Locked

South Africa
29 Mar 2011

Industry steps up efforts to improve chemical safety in Africa Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa