The Enforcement Decree of the Act on Registration and Evaluation, etc. of Chemical Substances (hereafter referred to as K-REACH Enforcement Decree) was revised on 26 Dec 2017 by Presidential Decree No. 28502. The updates came into effect immediately except for Article 31 Paragraph 4 and 5 which took effect since 1 Jan 2018.
K-REACH was revised on 27 Jan 2016 and the updates came into effect on 28 Jan 2017. Major changes have been summarized by ChemLinked (CL news). The Enforcement Decree was revised accordingly to corporate with K-REACH’s revisions.
Compared to the previous version (Presidential Decree No. 27434, fully implemented on 28 Jan 2017), major changes are summarized as below: