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  • SAWS Consults on Two Rules on Safety Assessment of HC Company

      6 Apr 2012   

    The Chinese State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) has published a notice on 1st April to consult on two draft measures concerning safety assessment of hazardous chemical company: “Detailed rules of safety assessment for
  • MEP Issues Figures of Simplified Notification of Later Half 2011

      30 Mar 2012   

    China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) has issued this morning the latest figures of China new substance simplified notification in the later half year 2011. The MEP record shows 2997 registration certificates for
  • China REACH SRR Adopts Electronic Submission From May

      29 Mar 2012   

    The Scientific Research Record (SRR) under China New Chemical Substance Notification is going to adopt the exclusive format of electronic submission since 1 May 2012. The new SRR submission software (download) is now available on the
  • China GHS Enforcement: HCs Passed New Entry-Exit Inspection

      20 Mar 2012   

    News from China AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine) today, a shipment of $20,000 worth of naphthalene flakes heading for Algeria has just passed the entry-exit inspection of the
  • Copper Ores Returned at Wuhan Port for Fluorine Excess

      16 Mar 2012   

    Fluorine concentration in imported copper ores is detected 7 times higher than Chinese standard limit A shipment of imported copper ores has lately been intercepted and forced to return at the Huangshi Port of Wuhan city, Hubei
  • China Reiterates Inspection Requirements for HC Import/Export

      14 Mar 2012   

    China's General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine has reiterated its compulsory requirements on the inspection of entry-exit hazardous chemical products and their packaging in an announcement,
  • The First Chinese Lab Passed OECD GLP Accreditation

      5 Mar 2012   

    News from Agropages on 1 March reports that, the Safety Evaluation Center of Shenyang Research Institute of Chemical Industry (“SYRICI” in short) has successfully passed through the GLP (Good Laboratory Practice)
  • NRCC Annual Report of HC Registration 2011

      2 Mar 2012   Olivia Sun

    Early this month, the National Registration Center for Chemicals (NRCC) of China SAWS has released its annual report, summarizing the hazardous chemicals registration work completed by the registration center during 2011 and in
  • CRC-MEP Demands EP Report of Toxic Chemicals Users

      28 Feb 2012   

    The Chemical Registration Center of China MEP has released a notice to demand China’s toxic chemicals users (non-manufactures/producers) to submit an environmental protection report (EP report) when they first import or use a toxic
  • NRCC-SAWS Releases 2011 Summary on HC Registration

      24 Feb 2012   

    Early on 14 February, the National Registration Center for Chemicals (NRCC) under China State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) has released a summary report on the 2011 national stewardship of hazardous chemicals (HC)
  • MEP Publishes Figures of 4th Batch China REACH SR Records

      17 Feb 2012   

    China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) publishes today the statistics of the 4th batch Scientific Research Record under China New Chemical Substance Notification (China REACH). The fourth batch lists 227 entries
  • New Inspection Rules for 2012 Catalogue of Entry-Exit Commodities

      16 Feb 2012   

    China has launched compulsory inspections over 160 hazardous chemical substances (including their packages) exported to the country as of February 2012, according to a joint order issued by the state General Administration of
  • China: 12th Five-Year Plan on Hazardous Chemicals

      11 Feb 2012   

    A newly released 12th Five-Year Development Layout Planning on Hazardous Chemicals is going to exercise intensive layout on China’s hazardous chemicals (HC) industry, reports China MEP (Ministry of Environmental Protection) news
  • Revision of Taiwan TCSL on Asbestos

      10 Feb 2012   

    Several changes have been made to Taiwan's toxic chemical substances list (TCSL), according to an order published by the Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration on 2 February. The revision includes changes in
  • New Supporting Document for China REACH Issued

      21 Jan 2012   

    A new supporting document that concerns the management of qualified lab subject to China’s new chemical substance notification (MEP Order No 7) and Regulations on the Control over Safety of Hazardous Chemicals (Decree No 591) has
  • China: 12th 5-year Plan for Environmental Protection

      19 Jan 2012   

    In mid December of 2011 Chinese State Council, China’s Cabinet, published the Twelfth Five-year Plan for Environmental Protection (2011-2015), numbered as State Council Decree 2011-42. Pollution emission cut and whole


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