South Africa adopts standard to align with GHS 4 Locked

Plans to update to eighth revised edition

Africa & Middle East, South Africa

Making policy in Africa – the vital role of university academics Locked

Several factors explain reliance of less well resourced countries on college researchers

Africa & Middle East, Global, Kenya, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Zambia

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

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

New research institute to study cancer and chemicals in Africa Locked

Endocrine-disruptors are 'big issue' on the continent

Africa & Middle East, South Africa

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

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

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

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

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

2019 Global Outlook: Key GHS developments Locked

Nhat Nguyen, Chemical Watch's chief analyst, and Cristina Garcia, regulatory and compliance analyst, discuss global developments as countries adopt the sixth or seventh edition of GHS

Africa & Middle East, Argentina, Asia Pacific, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Global, Israel, Japan, Latin America & Caribbean, North America, South Africa, United States

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

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

South Africa plans industrial chemicals registration Locked

Department of Environmental Affairs considering chemicals management Bill

Africa & Middle East, South Africa

Basel Convention centre to help Peru manage PCBs Locked

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

South African PVC industry reports on additives phase-out Locked

Members report on heavy metals, BPA, SCCPs and DEHP

Africa & Middle East, South Africa

South Africa consults on standards for environmental health Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa

South Africa consults on PCB phase-out Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa

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
Briefing

Stresses show in global GHS alignment effort Locked

Africa & Middle East, Europe, South Africa

South Africa plans to restrict endosulfan use Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa

Researchers compile database of information on reproductive toxins Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa

South Africa proposes ban on baby bottles containing BPA Locked

South Africa

Industry steps up efforts to improve chemical safety in Africa Locked

Africa & Middle East, South Africa