14 Feb 2019 Briefing

Expert Focus: Will India’s draft national chemical policy be published in 2019? Locked

Asia, India
6 Dec 2018

India publishes extensive draft cosmetics rules Locked

Rules in 71 Articles aimed at simplifying compliance

Asia, India
29 Nov 2018

India draft chemical plan possible early 2019

A REACH-like database will be considered

Asia, India
26 Jul 2018

India publishes registration guidelines for biocides in paints Locked

Registration requirements explained

Asia, India
23 Jul 2018

EDCs and REACH concerns surface in UK/India trade review

Joint paper lays groundwork for post-Brexit talks

Asia, Europe, India, UK
19 Jul 2018

Maharashtra adapts to single-use plastics ban amid complaints Locked

Steep fines and jail sentences used to enforce ban

Asia, India
7 Jun 2018

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

UK submissions figures ‘as expected’ for final deadline

Asia, China, Europe, India, Japan, North America, Switzerland, UK, United States
26 Apr 2018

EU demands clarification from India on toy import rules Locked

Concern over 'de-facto in-country testing'

Asia, Europe, India
12 Apr 2018

Indian state extends plastics ban deadline Locked

Maharashtra gives consumers and retailers three months

Asia, India
5 Apr 2018

Maharashtra joins growing list of Indian states banning plastics

Second most populous state's prohibition has immediate effect

Asia, India
18 Jan 2018

Indian guidance allows alternative testing for pest control biocides Locked

Asia, India
9 Jan 2018

ZDHC announces its first contributor based in Bangladesh Locked

Programme launches 'implementation hub'

Asia, China, Europe, India, Italy
7 Dec 2017

India's new biocides rules expected within months Locked

Foreign suppliers could face re-registration

Asia, India
9 Nov 2017

India publishes draft food packaging rules Locked

Asia, India
9 Nov 2017

India to act on seven POPs by mid-2018 Locked

Current holders must notify their stocks

Asia, India
7 Jun 2017

New life breathed into India's chemical policy plans Locked

Expert committee to report recommendations to environment ministry

Asia, India
5 Aug 2016

Further delays for India’s national chemicals policy

But first draft of inventory submitted to ministry

Asia, India
7 Jul 2016

India pulls plans to amend cosmetics act in favour of new law

Overhaul will help align country with global best practices

Asia, India
22 Apr 2016 Briefing

Global PFCA emissions are 'cause for concern' Locked

Asia, China, Europe, Global, India, North America, Poland, Russia and CIS, United States
21 Apr 2016

OECD, NGO concerned with rise in PFCA emissions Locked

Increased production in emerging economies has more than offset reductions

Asia, China, India
14 Apr 2016

India legislates on POPs Convention obligations for PCBs

Immediate ban on manufacture and import; use banned by 2025

Asia, India
7 Apr 2016

India to introduce ‘more stringent’ rules on e-waste Locked

Rules expand producer responsibility and cover mercury-containing lamps

Asia, India
17 Mar 2016

Regulation must better promote innovation, say green chemistry experts Locked

Industry 'fighting' chemical policies hampers R&D efforts

Asia, China, Europe, Global, India, North America
16 Mar 2016

Indian tribunal seeks government response to microbead ban call

Asia, India
16 Mar 2016 Briefing

Redeeming a ‘maligned science’ Locked

Asia, India
11 Feb 2016

Indian government must address EDCs, says NGO

Toxics Link urges more research into BPA and phthalates

Asia, India
14 Dec 2015

India's revised EEE rules expand producer responsibility Locked

Compliance targets to be set

Asia, India
17 Apr 2015

Swedish retailers help Indian textiles suppliers cut chemical use Locked

Substitution a key part of management, says Lindex

Asia, Europe, India, Sweden
16 Apr 2015

Progress made on India's chemical inventory

First phase almost complete with more than 4,000 substances included

Asia, India
10 Nov 2014

Indian study finds high BPA levels in baby bottles

Asia, India