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Regulatory News
19 Jun 2015

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News Update
SAWS to Inspect the Implementation of National Occupational Disease Control Plan
19 June 2015The State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) announced that there would be a thorough inspection on the implementation of the occupational diseases control plan from June to August.
China SAWS to Repeal or Revise a Batch of Regulations on Hazardous Chemicals and Work Safety
18 June 2015To Implement the revised Work Safety Law and further streamline the administration work, some regulations will be repealed or revised from July 1st, 2015.
China Environmental Tax: Implications for Multiple Industries
17 June 2015The State Council released the draft of the Law of Environmental Protection Tax. The draft explained the basic concepts underlying this environmental tax and its specific implementation rules.
China to Implement Management Requirements on the Hazardous Substances and Recycling Rate of Automobiles from 2016
12 June 2015China Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) published the Management Requirements on Hazardous Substances and the Recycling Rate of Automobiles.
South Korea Updates Existing Chemicals Inventory
5 June 2015South Korea’s existing chemical inventory was updated. 951 chemical substances (KE No. 2015-3-6167 ~ 2015-3-7117) were added and the total number of substances listed is now 44,290.
Pesticide Manufacturer Fined 12 Million USD In Accordance with China’s New Environmental Protection Law
5 June 2015A pesticide manufacturer in Zhejiang Province was issued with a fine of 75 million RMB (approximately 12 million USD) due to illegal discharge of hazardous wastes and severe pollution of the environment.
GHS Implementation in Malaysia
Senior Lecturer, Dr. Goh Choo Ta from Institute for Environment and Development of National University of Malaysia will give an overview of chemicals management in Malaysia, especially the GHS implementation, including CLASS Regulation 2013 and CLASS ICOP 2014.

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Company News Update
REACH24H is invited to speak at the Fall 2015 Meeting of SCHC
Robert J. Kiefer, general manager of REACH 24H USA Inc., is invited to attend the Fall 2015 Meeting of SCHC to give a speech on China and Taiwan GHS updates.
[Attention] ECHA Fees are to Rise by 1.5% from 25 June
On 8 June 2015, the EU’s Official Journal announced an amendment to the Fee Regulation that ECHA will adapt the fees and charges to the 2013 inflation (+1.5%). The new fees will come into force on 25 June 2015, and all invoices for REACH will automatically reflect the new fees as of that date.
The Administrative Charge for Incorrect Declaration of SME Company Size has reduced
On 12 June 2015, ECHA’s Management Board has reduced the administrative charge for registrants that qualify for the EU definition of a micro, small or medium-sized (‘SME’) company, and came into force on 4 June 2015.
Two New SVHCs added to the Candidate List
On 15 June 2015, ECHA added two new substances of very high concern (SVHCs) to the Candidate List. The Candidate List now contains 163 substances, and 31 of them have subsequently been included in the Authorisation List.
TSCA Certification Statement: Your Passport to the U.S. Market
REACH24H suggests that companies exporting goods to the United States cooperate with U.S. importers to provide a positive or negative certification statement if necessary.
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