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Perfluoroheptanoic acid notified to the RoI for CLH proposals

08 Mar 2019

Europe GHS

On 4 March 2018, the following substance was notified to the Registry of Intentions for Harmonised Classification and Labelling (CLH) proposals: Perfluoroheptanoic acid This brought the number of curr…

BPR Union List updated with 1 expired active substance approval

07 Mar 2019

Europe Biocides

On 7 March 2019, the Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR) Union List was updated with the following expired active substance approval: Dichlofluanid Product type 8 (wood preservatives) This brought the …

Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Regulation Annexes I and V amended

07 Mar 2019

Europe

Annexes I and V to the Prior Informed Consent Regulation (EC) No. 649/2012 (PIC) have been amended as per Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2019/330 of 11 December 2018. 12 substances have been add…

Germany AwSV List of published WGK classifications updated

06 Mar 2019

Europe

On 28 February 2019, the German Ordinance on Facilities Handling Substances That Are Hazardous to Water (AwSV) List of published water hazard class (WGK) classifications was updated. The following sub…

Plant protection products Regulation list of approved active substances updated

06 Mar 2019

Europe

The approval of the following active substances under the Plant protection products Regulation (EC) No. 1107/2009 has been shortened as per Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/324 of 25 Febru…

18 REACH Testing proposal consultations launched

06 Mar 2019

Europe GHS REACH

On 28 February 2019, ECHA started a 45 day public commenting period on 8 testing proposals for the following substances: 3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-4,7-methanoindene Distillates (petroleum), hydrodesulfuriz…

Australia GHS classifications updated

05 Mar 2019

Oceania Australia GHS

On 28 February 2019, Safe Work Australia’s Hazardous Chemical Information System (HCIS) was updated. The following substance (already classified) had its classification updated: Toluene

Canada has imposed new Ministerial Conditions

05 Mar 2019

North America Canada

Ministerial Conditions have been imposed on the following substance under CEPA 1999: Sulfonic acids, C20-24-alkane hydroxy and C20-24-alkene, sodium salts

Canada DSL updated

05 Mar 2019

North America Canada

The following substances have been added to Canada’s Domestic Substances List (DSL): Hexanedioic acid, polymer with 1,3-bis (1-isocyanato-1-methylethyl) benzene, 2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediol, hydrazin…

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