Asia Update

Published: 12 August 2019

Turkey Nearly 48,000 KKDIK pre-registrations submitted According to the Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation (MoEU...

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European Commission opens consultation to delay poison centres notification for consumer products

Published: 12 August 2019

The European Commission has announced a public consultation on postponing harmonised poison centre notification for haza...

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Dossier and Substance Evaluation under EU REACH

Published: 12 August 2019

Dossier Evaluation under EU REACH focuses on the quality of the Registration dossiers and testing proposals whereas Subs...

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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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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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