17 Sep
EPA plans for New Waste Water Regulation

On Sep 8, 2021, EPA released a Preliminary Plan 15, that identifies opportunities for better public Health protection and the environment protection through regulation of waste water pollution. Preliminary Plan 15 announced to take three new rulemaking to reduce the […]

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14 Sep
Turkey REACH and its Implications

Turkey REACH law is like EU REACH and requires the companies to pre-register (by 31 Dec 2020) and register (31 Dec 2023) substances (on their own, in mixtures or in articles) manufactured in Turkey or imported into Turkey with volumes […]

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10 Sep
All you need to know about CoRAP by ECHA

CoRAP (Community Rolling Action Plan) prioritizes Substances for evaluation for a period of three years. Substances that require an immediate evaluation are listed in first year of the plan. Member states will evaluate the risk of substance listed CoRAP. ECHA […]

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7 Sep
ECHA publishes SCIP data

ECHA has released the first public database of SCIP, which contains the results of testing on substances of very high concern. The SCIP database is a comprehensive and systematic compilation of chemical information on substances including potential adverse effects. This […]

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1 Sep
CA Prop 65 makes amendment to NSRL section 25705

Proposition 65 requires businesses to provide a warning label on their products if the product contains any of the following: -Known carcinogens -Chemicals known to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm -Chemicals with a reproductive hazard label. The purpose […]

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24 Aug
Everything about Revised Cobalt Refiner Supply Chain Due Diligence Standard

RMI (Responsible Mineral Initiative) and RCI (Responsible Cobalt Initiative) published their revised Cobalt Refiner Supply Chain Due Diligence Standard on Aug 19,2021. The Responsible Cobalt Initiative (RCI) is initiated by the upstream and downstream companies in the global cobalt supply […]

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18 Aug
All you need to know about PFCAs restricted by EU under Annex 17

PFCAs (perfluorocarboxylic acids), a subset of PFAs (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) has been restricted by European commission – under Annex XVII of REACH Regulation. This new regulation replaces the entry 68 of Annex 17 to REACH on PFOA. PFOA related […]

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15 Aug
US EPA add more chemicals to Safer Chemical Ingredients List (SCIL)

SCIL runs a chemical list by its functional-use class, that EPA’s Safer Choice program has evaluated and determined in order to meet Safer Choice criteria. SCIL chemicals are among safest for their functional use. It ensures there are no confidential […]

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9 Aug
US EPA proposed a Reporting rule for 1,300-plus PFAS compounds

The new reporting rule by US EPA require the manufacturers and importers to provide extensive information for more than 1300 substances used in US for last 10 years. The agency mentioned that as on April 2021, there were around 1346 […]

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6 Aug
UK Conformity Assessed (UKCA) Marking explained

Brexit has bought changes in Great Britain for CE marking certificates which are commonly used in EU market.This came into effect on 2021,Jan 1. UKCA is the new product labelling used for products placed in GB market. This includes the […]

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