• CRAC 2017
  • Seize the chance before 2017.1.1 to subscribe the premium membership at current rate with continuously expanded resources

    ChemLinked subscription dues increases

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  • A database of Asian Pacific GHS, SDS, label, ingredient and other regulatory compliance information. Chem-lists will keep updated in lockstep with developments in those countries covered.

    New “Chem-lists” to expand Digital Regulatory Solutions

    A database of Asian Pacific GHS, SDS, label, ingredient and other regulatory compliance information. Chem-lists will keep updated in lockstep with developments in those countries covered.

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  • GB 9685-2016
  • In September, Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) published a draft of National Chemicals Inventory for consultation and public feedback. The draft inventory contains 3023 chemicals with CAS numbers that are currently being used in Vietnam.

    Vietnam in Preparation of National Chemical Inventory

    In September, Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) published a draft of National Chemicals Inventory for consultation and public feedback. The draft inventory contains 3023 chemicals with CAS numbers that are currently being used in Vietnam.

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    Taiwan Drafts 122 PECs for Standard Registration

      July 27, 2017    Nadine He

    Takehome: The first batch of 122 PECs subject to standard registration has been drafted. Companies are allowed to choose joint or individual registration based on their business interests. Testing endpoints can be omitted if the authority can obtain...
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    Taiwan to Revise New and Existing Chemical Registration Regulation

      July 27, 2017    Nadine He

    Taiwan EPA is to revise the Regulation of New and Existing Chemical Substances Registration (EPA’s regulation). The draft amendments were introduced by Taiwan EPA at a seminar held in Taipei on 18 Jul 2017, including some significant changes to hazard &...
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    Vietnam Details the Implementation of Chemical Law

      July 27, 2017    Matt Lu

    Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) submitted a new implementation guideline decree regarding hte Law of Chemical to the WTO Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade.
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    China MOT: Gas Cylinders Containing 6 Gases Can Be Transported as Ordinary Goods

      July 26, 2017    Matt Lu

    Chinese Ministry of Transport (MOT) published a notice on the management of road transport of cylinders of 6 kinds of low-hazard gases. The 6 gases can be transported by road as ordinary goods if the packaging and quantity meet certain criteria.
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    United Nations Published 7th Revision of GHS

      July 26, 2017    Matt Lu

    A few days ago, United Nations Economic and Social Council’s Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS Sub-Committee) released the 7th revision of GHS
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    How Will Potential Titanium Dioxide Restrictions in Europe Affect China?

      July 25, 2017    Matt Lu

    ECHA published on its website on Jun 9th 2017 that the Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) concluded that the available scientific evidence met the criteria in the CLP Regulation to classify Titanium Dioxide as a substance suspected of...
  • Taiwan to Revise New and Existing Chemical Registration Regulation

      27 Jul 2017   Nadine He

    Taiwan EPA is to revise the Regulation of New and Existing Chemical Substances Registration (EPA’s regulation). The draft amendments were introduced by Taiwan EPA at a seminar held in Taipei on 18 Jul 2017, including some significant changes to hazard...

  • How Will Potential Titanium Dioxide Restrictions in Europe Affect China?

      25 Jul 2017   Matt Lu

    ECHA published on its website on Jun 9th 2017 that the Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) concluded that the available scientific evidence met the criteria in the CLP Regulation to classify Titanium...

  • Individual Registration Dossier Submission Strictly Controlled by ECHA

      31 May 2017   Stella Lu

    Recently, our company REACH24h was notified by ECHA regarding the substances which REACH24H is the lead registrant on behalf of our Non-EU clients. The communication letter detailed that for registrants of the same substance, joint submission obligation has been breached since ECHA received submission of separate registrations for the same substance. All registrants that violate the rule are...

  • Shanghai New Chemical Supervision

      19 Apr 2017   Nadine He

    Shanghai Environmental Protection Bureau is putting more pressure on local environmental protection departments to realize new chemical national sustainability and environmental awareness plans.

  • China Considers Data Reduction for New Chemical Notification

      27 Oct 2016   Nadine He

    Takehome:The draft amendments of China NCSN Guidance (WTO version) will be updated.There will be a further delay in release of the final version. According to insider sources, a new revision of guidance on China new chemical notification has been drafted...

  • China Environmental Assessment to Be Given Sideline Role in Future Regulatory System

      26 Aug 2016   Matt Lu

    Some major features of the newly revised Law of Environmental Impact Assessment of China indicate that the environmental impact assessment will be marginalized in China’s environment management system in the future.