25 Jan
All you need to know about UFLPA

A new law, the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA), prohibits American businesses from utilizing forced labor in their supply chains, particularly in the Xinjiang region, where Uyghur Muslim minorities are concentrated. Under the law, companies are required to conduct […]

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18 Jan
A closer look into ECHA’s latest REACH SVHC additions

On Jan 17th, 2023, The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) recently added nine new substances to their list of substances of very high concern (SVHC). In addition to the newly added substances, the SVHC list now totals 233 substances, up from […]

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12 Jan
ECHA intends to identify another substance as SVHC

On 10th January 2023, ECHA review committee has received the request to identify Diphenyl(2,4,6-trimethylbenzoyl) phosphine oxide (Diphenyl PPO) as SVHC. The European Chemicals Agency review committee intends to begin the process of identifying Diphenyl(2,4,6-trimethylbenzoyl)phosphine oxide (Diphenyl PPO) as a substance […]

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28 Dec
Importance of First Article Inspection Report based on AS9100 standard

First article inspection is the process of planning, manufacturing and verifying a production process. A First article inspection report is the document that certifies that each sample was produced and inspected according to the customer’s specification. A first article inspection […]

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20 Dec
OEHHA intends to list three new chemicals into Prop 65

The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) intends to list 1-bromo-3-chloropropane (CAS RN 109-70-6), 1-butyl glycidyl ether (CAS RN 2426-08-6), and glycidyl methacrylate (CAS RN 106-91-2) as known to the state to cause cancer under […]

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15 Dec
Did you know RMI update the PRT?

The RMI has released the new updated version of PRT (Pilot Reporting Template) v.1.01 on December 14, 2022. CMRT is used for reporting 3TG minerals while EMRT is for reporting mica and cobalt together. RMI launched a template for reporting […]

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15 Dec
24 substances under evaluation for REACH

The Community Rolling Action Plan (CoRAP) is a tool used by the European Union (EU) to prioritize the risk assessment of substances that are already on the market and are not yet fully registered under REACH. The CoRAP is updated […]

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10 Dec
CMD Manger in CDX (Compliance Data Exchange)

CMD Manager CMD (Conflict Minerals Declaration manager) is the feature available with CDX (Compliance Data Exchange) system to assist in Conflict minerals requirement and helps in preparing the roll up report of information received from the supplier. CDX can manage […]

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2 Dec
Compliance Alert! Antimony (Trivalent Compounds) to be listed in CA Prop 65

Background The state of California prohibits on contaminating drinking water with chemicals known to cause Cancer or reproductive toxicity and is called California proposition 65 officially. The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is responsible […]

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30 Nov
All you need to know about Compliance Data Exchange

The Compliance Data Exchange (CDX) is an online product data management system developed and supported by DXC Technology. It is a cloud-based Software as a Service system (SaaS), centrally operated by CDX platform. CDX system helps you to collect, analyse and […]

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