ECHA works to harmonise how Biocidal Product Families are handled

Published: 10 April 2019

ECHA has been working on harmonising and standardising the way biocidal product families (BPFs) are handled. What are B...

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Poison Centres: In Brief

Published: 8 April 2019

​The European Chemicals Agency, ECHA have published a document providing information requirements for Poison Centre no...

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SCS Formulate 2019

13 November 2019 - 14 November 2019
Coventry, UK

Yordas Group will be exhibiting at SCS Formulate 2019, which is being held at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry in November. Sta...

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Research on the safety of nanomaterials: beyond Horizon 2020

In a recent interview with ECHA, Eva Valsami-Jones, Professor of Environmental Nanoscience at the University of Birmingh...

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ECHA to extend Brexit Window beyond 30 March

​Following the European Council (EC) changing the UK withdrawal date to either 12 April or 22 May 2019, ECHA has advis...

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Poison Centre Notification Portal to Launch in April

Published: 25 March 2019

It has been announced that the first version of the Poison Centre Notification Portal will be available from 24 April 20...

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MHLW designates 7 substances for worker exposure reporting

Published: 25 March 2019

MHLW has the following designated seven hazardous substances as subject to workplace exposure reporting in 2020: as...

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29 substances added to the Highly Mutagenic Chemical Substances

Published: 25 March 2019

MHLW designated a list of 29 substances to be included in the highly mutagenic chemical substances list under ISHA. Comp...

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METI consult on supplementing 150 substances to the reporting exemption list

Published: 21 March 2019

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW), Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and Ministry of the Enviro...

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