Taiwan

15 Dec 2016

Taiwan legislature passes bill establishing chemicals bureau Locked

Organisation under the EPA starts work later this month.

​Taiwan​
10 Nov 2016

Taiwan proposes law for permanent chemical safety bureau Locked

Food safety top task says premier

​Taiwan​
26 Oct 2016

Taiwan bans cosmetics animal testing from 2019

But two exemptions apply

​Taiwan​
12 Oct 2016

Taiwan issues temporary rules for toxic substance bureau Locked

Aims to be operational by 1 January

​Taiwan​
15 Sep 2016

Taiwan approves draft revised cosmetics safety law Locked

First major revision to cosmetics regulations since 2002

​Taiwan​
12 Sep 2016

Taiwan proposes bureau in EPA for chemicals registration

Food safety to be main task

​Taiwan​
1 Sep 2016

Taiwan loading data on new substances to public platform Locked

But NGOs say move favours confidentiality over disclosure

​Taiwan​
22 Aug 2016

Taiwan RoHS will stagger products coming into scope Locked

TVs, monitors and printers must comply by mid-2017

​Taiwan​
13 Jul 2016

Taiwan to publish CBI protection procedure Locked

System comes seven months after implementation of GHS

​Taiwan​
28 Jun 2016

Taiwan to publish draft screening procedure for phase two chemicals

Information gathered from phase one will be assessed

​Taiwan​
2 Jun 2016

Taiwan consults on draft guidance for hazard and exposure assessment Locked

Ministry outlines procedure for new chemicals

​Taiwan​
26 May 2016

Taiwan approves first reading of cosmetics animal testing ban

Three-year transition period proposed

​Taiwan​
5 May 2016

Taiwan sets date for naming substances requiring full registration

Mandatory border controls also in pipeline

​Taiwan​
28 Apr 2016

Taiwan EPA launches late pre-registration phase Locked

Applies to companies importing or manufacturing chemicals over 100kg per year after 1 April

​Taiwan​
31 Mar 2016

Taiwan to introduce self-declaration border controls

Voluntary system to improve chemicals tracking

​Taiwan​
9 Mar 2016

Taiwan EPA reminds companies to pre-register substances Locked

Information must be submitted by 31 March

​Taiwan​
21 Jan 2016

More growth ahead for chemical management workloads, says survey

Salaries and bonuses up slightly on previous year

​Europe​,​Latin America​,​North America​,​Japan​,​South Korea​,​Taiwan​,​Thailand​,​Africa & Middle East​,​China​,​Global​
8 Jan 2016

Taiwan issues GHS classifications for 6,000 hazardous substances Locked

GHS standard now in force

​Taiwan​
9 Dec 2015

Taiwan’s MoL releases guidance for classification and labelling Locked

GHS obligations begin 1 January 2016

​Taiwan​
3 Dec 2015

Greenpeace finds PFCs in Asian reservoirs

​South Korea​,​Taiwan​,​Hong Kong​
18 Nov 2015 Briefing

Taiwan: aiming for a ‘triple win’ Locked

​Taiwan​
10 Sep 2015

Taiwan releases guidance with updated inventory

TCSI contains 100,000 substances

​Taiwan​
17 Jul 2015 Briefing

How new chemicals are identified Locked

​Europe​,​Japan​,​South Korea​,​Taiwan​,​United States​,​Philippines​,​China​
30 Apr 2015

Taiwan legislator launches bill on cosmetics animal testing

Proposal would cover products and ingredients

​Taiwan​
21 Apr 2015

Different cosmetics classifications pose challenge in Asia Locked

Picture becoming more complicated, say consultants

​South Korea​,​Taiwan​,​China​
26 Mar 2015

Taiwan to inspect children's raincoats for phthalates Locked

Regulation will be enforced from September

​Taiwan​
26 Mar 2015

Illegal phthalate levels found in Taiwan children’s sandals Locked

Children's sandals contain excessive levels of phthalate plasticisers.

​Taiwan​
12 Mar 2015

Taiwan's unified registration platform opens for business Locked

Firms can use single portal to submit dossiers to the EPA and Osha

​Taiwan​
5 Mar 2015

Japan and Taiwan to sign MoU on chemicals management

​Japan​,​Taiwan​
4 Mar 2015

Taiwan finds illegal phthalates in fifth of plastic lanterns Locked

​Taiwan​