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4 CLH consultations launched

18 Jul 2018

Europe GHS

On 18 July 2018, ECHA started a 60 day public commenting period on the Harmonised Classification and Labelling (CLH) proposals for the following substances: 2,2-dibromo-2-cyanoacetamide Benzy...

Canada amends CEPA 1999 Toxic Substances List (Schedule 1)

17 Jul 2018

North America Canada

On 11 July 2018, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act 1999 (CEPA 1999) Toxic Substances List (Schedule 1) was amended as per SOR/2018-129 and SOR/2018-130, adding the following substances in nume...

California SCPR Candidate Chemicals List updated

17 Jul 2018

North America USA California

On 17 July 2018, the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) announced that its Candidate Chemicals List has been updated. The following chemicals are now Candidate Chemicals for con...

Substances added to Schedule I of the U.S. Controlled Substances Act

17 Jul 2018

North America USA

The following substances have been added to Schedule I of the U.S. Controlled Substances Act: Naphthalen-1-yl 1-(5-fluoropentyl)-1H-indole-3-carboxylate, its optical, positional, and geometric is...

Canada NDSL updated

17 Jul 2018

North America Canada

The following substance has been added to Canada’s Non-Domestic Substances List (NDSL): Nickel, [1,3-dihydro-5,6-bis[[(2-hydroxy-1-naphthalenyl)methylene]amino]-2H-benzimidazol-2-onato(2-)-N5,N...

Cosmetic Products Regulation Annexes II and III amended

16 Jul 2018

Europe Cosmetics

The following substances have been added to Annex II and Annex III of the Cosmetic Products Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009 (CPR) as per Commission Regulation (EU) 2018/978 of 9 July 2018: Tagetes ...

2 Authorisations granted for 1,2-dichloroethane

16 Jul 2018

Europe REACH SVHC

On 25 June 2018, the European Commission granted 2 Authorisations for the following substance: 1,2-dichloroethane The Authorisations are held by H&R Olwerke Schindler GmbH and H&R Chemi...

Australia Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations updated

12 Jul 2018

Oceania Australia

​On 30 June 2018, the Australia Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations was updated. The following substances were added to Schedule 2: Carbofuran Trichlorfon ...

IEC 62474 Declarable Substances List updated to version D16.00

12 Jul 2018

Electronics

On 8 July 2018, the IEC 62474 Declarable Substances List was updated to version D16.00: Regulatory changes drove 9 additions and modifications, namely for the substance entries: Benzo[ghi]per...

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