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China Guangzhou Consults on Catalogue of Prohibited, Restricted, and Controlled HazChem

  •   29 Jul 2019
  •    Nora Wang
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    • Guangzhou Municipality released a notice to seek public feedback on its Catalogue of Prohibited, Restricted, and Controlled Hazardous Chemicals (Trial).
    • The Catalogue involves 145 hazardous chemicals which are to be banned from production, storage, operations, transport, and use in Guangzhou, and 606 hazardous chemicals which are subject to restrictions and control measures.

    On July 18, 2019, the Bureau of Emergency Management of Guangzhou Municipality released a notice to consult on the Catalogue of Prohibited, Restricted, and Controlled Hazardous Chemicals (Trial) [1]. The consultation is set to end on July 30, 2019.

    The Catalogue comprises four parts. In the first part, “General Provisions”, it specifies rules concerning regulatory responsibilities, businesses’ responsibilities, risk information disclosure, use and transport of hazardous chemicals, etc.

    The second part lists 145 hazardous chemicals which are to be banned from production, storage, operations, transport, and use within the jurisdiction of Guangzhou. Where some of them are exempt in specific industries pursuant to state regulations, such regulations shall prevail.

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