20 Mar 2019

Taiwan and China introduce controls on seven POPs Locked

Changes follow Stockholm Convention decisions

Asia Pacific, China, Taiwan
20 Mar 2019

Taiwan EPA issues revised registration rules and Pecs list Locked

Changes reflect harmonisation efforts across EPA and labour ministry

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
14 Feb 2019

Taiwan releases Phase II priority substances list Locked

CMR substances must be reported regardless of quantity

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
31 Jan 2019

Taiwan Pec registration delayed until 2020 Locked

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

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
16 Jan 2019

Taiwan’s revised chemical control act passes into law Locked

Substances of concern now in scope

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
21 Dec 2018

Taiwan's parliament passes major toxic chemical act revamp Locked

Revisions approved a year after Cabinet submitted changes

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
18 Oct 2018

Taiwan bill underway to improve chemical regulations Locked

Package of revisions includes national substance control body

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
10 Oct 2018 Briefing

Taiwan plans regulatory integration Locked

Moves are afoot to increase the integration of regulation in one of Asia’s major chemical markets in the coming year

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
6 Sep 2018

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

Language problems in the draft revisions are behind delay

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
30 Aug 2018

Taiwan's Supreme Court upholds RCA occupational health judgment Locked

Precedent set for level of proof for compensation

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
14 Jun 2018

Taiwan Cabinet approves new ‘national policy plan’ Locked

EPA discussing changes with ministries

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
31 May 2018

Taiwanese lawmakers want national chemical safety coordination body Locked

Academics, professionals and civic groups to be included

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
24 May 2018

Taiwan to urge joint registration for Pecs Locked

Registration process expected to begin January 2019

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
26 Apr 2018

Taiwan consults on hazardous chemical labelling rules Locked

Proposed Cas number disclosure on confidentiality applications

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
19 Apr 2018

Taiwan promulgates hair dye chemical restrictions Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
5 Apr 2018

Taiwan issues draft changes to registration rules Locked

Package includes list of 106 Pecs

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
29 Mar 2018

Taiwan’s draft Pecs list and registration changes expected April Locked

TCSCA revisions also moving forward

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
11 Jan 2018

Taiwan delays release of initial Pecs list Locked

Final list expected by June

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
13 Dec 2017

Taiwan considering simplifying regulation of food scandal additives Locked

EPA acknowledges industry burden

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
6 Dec 2017

Taiwan publishes testing methods for microbeads Locked

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
20 Nov 2017

Taiwan to shift from risk response to prevention Locked

Pecs list expected this year

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
9 Nov 2017

Taiwan's cabinet sends revised chemicals control act to legislature Locked

Law broadened in scope

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
2 Nov 2017

Taiwanese court awards US$24m to ex-RCA workers Locked

Case creates important precedents

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
21 Sep 2017

Taiwan consults on major registration rule changes Locked

Moves to harmonise process for two major chemical laws

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
5 Jul 2017

Taiwan tackles risky chemicals in food Locked

Premier says food safety programme is working

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
29 Jun 2017

Taiwan drafts first batch of Pecs for registration Locked

First registrations deadline pencilled in for 2021, with two subsequent batches due in 2024 and 2027

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
24 May 2017

Taiwan FDA finds non-compliant cosmetics on the market Locked

One in five products fail to list ingredients correctly

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
20 Apr 2017

Taiwan's EPA consults on major changes to TCSCA Locked

Revised hazard categories; support for whistleblowers; and regulation fund proposed

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
22 Mar 2017

Taiwan FDA issues guidelines on nanomaterials in food packaging Locked

Pre-market approval requirements updated

Asia Pacific, Taiwan
15 Dec 2016

Taiwan legislature passes bill establishing chemicals bureau Locked

Organisation under the EPA starts work later this month.

Asia Pacific, Taiwan