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  • China to Improve Hazardous Chemical Standards System

      20 Jun 2018   Matt Lyu

    Chinese Standardization Administration (SAC) and the former Safety Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) jointly issued the Construction Program of the Safety Standards System of Hazardous Chemicals (2018-2020). The construction plan...
  • New Zealand Phases Out Anti-Fouling Boat Paints

      19 Jun 2018   Ying Zhang

    New Zealand EPA has banned anti-fouling paints containing diuron, octhilinone or ziram from June 2017.
  • China NRCC Consults Enterprises on the Implementation Guidance for HazChem Inventory

      19 Jun 2018   Ying Zhang

    In a recent closed-door meeting, China NRCC discussed with enterprises the revision of the Guidance for the Implementation of China 2015 Inventory of Hazardous Chemicals. The meeting analyzed major changes to be made to the Guidance (2015),...
  • Updates in the Regulation on Road Transportation of Dangerous Goods (JT/T 617)

      14 Jun 2018   Ying Zhang

    In the next half year of 2018 China MOT is expected to publish “Regulation of Automobile Transportation of Dangerous Goods JT 617” which will serve as China’s first comprehensive standard.
  • Shanghai Outlines Hazardous Chemical Management Plans

      12 Jun 2018   Ying Zhang

    According to Li Shaotang from the former Shanghai Administration of Work Safety, Shanghai will take further steps to ensure the safe and efficient management of hazardous chemicals in the city.
  • Taiwan Publishes Hearing Minutes from Industry-Authority Seminars

      12 Jun 2018   Matt Lyu

    To better understand the industry’s concerns and practical difficulties regarding the draft amendments to the Regulation of New and Existing Chemical Substances Registration, Taiwan EPA held 3 hearing seminars in May. EPA published the hearing minutes of the...
  • South Korea Designated 13 Toxic Chemicals

      11 Jun 2018   Matt Lyu

    On May 25th, 2018, South Korea National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) published on its website a batch of 13 toxic chemicals (from 2018-1-842 to 2018-1-854) that are newly finished for the toxicity approval.
  • Chinese MIIT to Revise Civil Explosive Production License System

      8 Jun 2018   Matt Lyu

    On Jun 5th, 2018, Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) announced on its website the draft revisions to the Measures of Production License of Civil Explosives. The revisions follow the State Council’s decision to delegate some power to...
  • South Korea Outlines Proposed Revisions to K-REACH Support Regulations

      6 Jun 2018   Matt Lyu

    On May 30th, 2018, South Korea Ministry of Environment (MOE) issued a revision forecast to some articles of the implementation decree and the implementation rules for K-REACH.
  • 81 K-REACH PECs Registration Have Been Approved

      6 Jun 2018   Matt Lyu

    On Jun 1st, 2018, South Korea authority announced the list of the Priority Existing Chemicals (PECs) for which the joint registration dossiers have been submitted under K-REACH.

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