Taiwan has identified 500 'chemicals of concern', EPA official says Locked

Revised principles for screening chemicals published

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwanese study finds no adverse health effects for nanomaterial workers Locked

But unexplained increase in antioxidant enzymes observed

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Start preparing now for Pecs registration, says Taiwan EPA Locked

Process begins from 1 January

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan industry urged to join Pecs designation programme Locked

Registration of first batch from 1 January

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

'Limited impact' expected from Taiwan cosmetics animal test ban Locked

Law takes effect on 9 November

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Feature: Animal testing in Asia – harmonised approach unlikely Locked

Asean, Asia Pacific, Australia, China, South Korea, Taiwan

Taiwan to promote use of non-animal test data Locked

But no requirement to be written into law

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan issues standard limiting volatile organic compounds in coatings Locked

Companies have two years to comply

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan consults on toxic substances, chemicals of concern regulation revisions Locked

EPA plans include 'convenient' combined permits

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan to publish 'chemicals of concern' list by end of the year Locked

And 30 more draft administrative rules expected to support TCSCCA

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan updates mercury restrictions Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan notifies five cosmetic regulations to WTO Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan promulgates new rules on cosmetic package labelling Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

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

Taiwan proposes changes for labelling 'medicinal' cosmetic products Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan to close microbead loophole for synthetic waxes Locked

Some waxes not easily degradable in marine environments

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan and China introduce controls on seven POPs Locked

Changes follow Stockholm Convention decisions

Asia Pacific, China, Taiwan

Taiwan updates registration rules for new and existing chemicals Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan releases Phase II priority substances list Locked

CMR substances must be reported regardless of quantity

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan Pec registration delayed until 2020 Locked

Change in government means process will begin six months later than expected

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan’s revised chemical control act passes into law Locked

Substances of concern now in scope

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan's parliament passes major toxic chemical act revamp Locked

Revisions approved a year after Cabinet submitted changes

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan bill underway to improve chemical regulations Locked

Package of revisions includes national substance control body

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
Briefing

Feature: Taiwan plans regulatory integration Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan's updated registrations expected to start in July 2019 Locked

Language problems in the draft revisions are behind delay

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan's Supreme Court upholds RCA occupational health judgment Locked

Precedent set for level of proof for compensation

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan Cabinet approves new ‘national policy plan’ Locked

EPA discussing changes with ministries

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwanese lawmakers want national chemical safety coordination body Locked

Academics, professionals and civic groups to be included

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan to urge joint registration for Pecs Locked

Registration process expected to begin January 2019

Asia Pacific, Taiwan

Taiwan consults on hazardous chemical labelling rules Locked

Proposed Cas number disclosure on confidentiality applications

Asia Pacific, Taiwan