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Draft Hazardous Substance Act Published

The draft revision of Thailand Hazardous Chemical Substance Act (HCSA) has been published with several changes proposed:

  • Companies involved in international shipment of hazardous substances (HS type 2 & 3) to be obliged to report to the authority;
  • HS Type 4 substances to be prohibited from international trade;
  • Registration for the production or importation of hazardous substances (Type 2 and 3), to be valid for ten years.

Draft revision of HCSA: http://www.iei.or.th/media/project/file/49/93525221379663430.pdf