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Revised CSCL will come into force on 1 April 2018

Japan’s government cabinet has announced that the revised CSCL will come into force on 1 April 2018. The amendment largely concerns:

  • A shift towards regulating small volume and low volume new chemical substances by the level of their emissions rather than the overall volume imported/manufactured in Japan
  • Introduction of a new type of substance, “Specified General Substances”, which are general substances but with high toxicity

Click here to find out more about the revised act.

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