20 Dec
Everything about amendments to the Essential Safety Requirements in Argentina

On 12 October 2021, Resolution No. 169/2018 on Essential Safety Requirements for Low Voltage Electrical Equipment was amended by the Argentine Ministry of Productive Development and published Resolution No. 1038. The Resolution amends several articles of Resolution No 169/2018, that […]

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16 Dec
Did you know? US EPA released National Recycling Strategy

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the 2021 National Recycling Strategy on 23 November 2021, in San Francisco. The strategy aims to address recycling challenges faced by the nation and create a more resilient and cost-effective method for recycling […]

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15 Dec
Compliance Alert: EAEU RoHS Draft Proposed Amendment

EAEU: Draft Decision for approving Technical Regulations on Restriction of Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment, Decision No. 113, 2016. The Proposed Amendment is about addition of restricted chemicals, marking and requirements for e-waste, revised scope, etc. EAEU members […]

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13 Dec
All you need to know about New RoHS Project (Pack 25)

Oeko-Institut has been appointed by the European Commission to assist in reviewing requests for exemptions of Restricted Substances under the Directive 2011/65/EU, commonly known as RoHS 2. The purpose of this consultation is to collect contributions from stakeholders. Oeko is […]

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8 Dec
Here’s how CDX (Compliance Data Exchange) Platform can simplify IMDS Reporting!

Every OEM in the automotive industry requires its suppliers to use the International Material Data System (IMDS) for material data reporting. With the IMDS system, suppliers can document and report their material data, support the recyclability and reusability of materials […]

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1 Dec
What you should know about IMDS Release 13.1

The International Material Data System (IMDS) is the automobile industry’s material data system, it is a very essential tool used for compliance by almost all of the global OEMs. IMDS Steering committee regularly updates the Reporting techniques based on enhancement […]

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18 Nov
REACH Requirements and Chemical Recycling

“Chemical Recycling of Polymeric Waste in the Circular Economy” was a report published by ECHA to examine the current state of chemical recycling from plastic, rubber, and other polymeric waste materials. In its report, the commission outlines recommendations and conclusions […]

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11 Nov
Compliance Update Alert: MDR introduces 22 new rules to classify medical devices

A comprehensive guide to medical device classification EU was published on October 20, 2021 by The Medical Device Coordination Group (MDCG). MDCG guidelines are detailed in a 57-page document, detailing how medical devices are classified, and providing rules to help […]

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8 Nov
Additional Four PFAS maybe Designated as RCRA Hazardous Wastes

On October 26, 2021, the U.S. EPA announced that it would initiate two rulemakings to address PFAS contamination across the country. In the first rulemaking, four of the so-called “forever chemicals” will be designated as hazardous wastes under the Resource […]

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4 Nov
All you need to know about Draft FY 2022-2026 EPA Strategic Plan

The Draft FY 2022-2026 EPA Strategic Plan. 86 Fed. Reg. 54448. availability was announced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), on October 1, 2021. EPA’s priorities and the roadmap for achieving its mission to protect human health and the […]

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