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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33 Substances added to PICCS

Published: 21 March 2019

Philippine Chemical Management Section recently added 33 substances into the Philippine Inventory of Chemical and Chemic...

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Hazardous chemicals list under consultation

Published: 20 March 2019

On 11 March, Department of Industrial Works (DIW) consulted on the update of the Hazardous chemicals list. The changes a...

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New implementation rule of Cosmetic Hygiene and Safety Act under consultation

Published: 20 March 2019

Taiwan Food Drug Administration (FDA) is currently consulting on the several new cosmetics regulations and standards. Th...

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