SCAS Europe
Vol. 6 (42 - 44)
1 October 2012
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Asia
Generic names
Under the Toxic Chemicals Control Law (TCCL) in South Korea a generic name is published in...
Japan
Release of Hazard Evaluation Support System Integrated Platform (HESS)
The National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE) developed Hazard Evaluation Support System Integrated Platform (HESS),...
Kashinho (CSCL: Chemical Substances Control Law)
1) Result of Chemical Risk Assessment (first) part I for Priority Assessment Chemical Substances (PACS)
On 25 July, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW), Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and...
2) Announcement on new chemical substances
31 July 2012, the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, and..
3) Q&A concerning new chemical substances notified by 2004
On 10 August 2012 the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) published Q&A regarding....
China
Strengthened inspection and crackdown of imported paint
On 13 June 2012, the Inspection and Quarantine at Shanghai Airport seized and disposed paints for interior wall decorations....
Announcement on the tighter supervision and administration of precursor chemicals in non-medical products
On 15 June 2012, the State Administration of Work Safety published the “Announcement on the tighter supervision...
Publication of the draft list of cosmetic ingredients (second)
On 28 June 2012 the State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) published the “draft list of cosmetic ingredients (second)”...
Publication of the revised “Measures for the Administration of Registration of Hazardous Chemicals”
On 11 July 2012, the State Administration of Work Safety published the revised “Measures for the Administration,...
Publication of the “list of prohibited and restricted Hazardous Chemicals (first) (for trial)” (in Shanghai)
On 6 July 2012, Shanghai Municipal Government published the “list of prohibited and restricted Hazardous Chemicals (first) (for trial)”,
Revelation of false Hazardous Chemical notification by Beijing Capital International Airport Inspection and Quarantine Bureau (in Beijing)
On 13 July 2012, Beijing Capital International Airport Inspection and Quarantine Bureau found a Hazard Chemical,
Special crackdown of precursor chemicals
On 25 July 2012, National Narcotics Control Commission held a conference on crackdown of precursor chemicals.
Intermediate bulk containers certified for the first time in Beijing
On 2 August 2012, the Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau of Beijing examined intermediate bulk containers
Announcement of amended Measures for The Administration of Operating Licenses for Hazardous Chemicals
On 3 August 2012, the State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) issued the amended Measures for
Shanghai published statistics of application for inspection of import and export of hazardous chemicals
On 3 August 2012, the Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau of Shanghai published statistics of
SFDA plans to approve 4-(1-Phenylethyl)resorcin as a new cosmetic raw material
On 7 August 2012, the State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA)announced that it will approve 4-(1-Phenylethyl)resorcin
The third summary of approved new chemical substance registration certificates
On 30 August 2012, the Ministry of Environmental Protection published a summary of approved notifications,
Announcement of 2nd new chemical substance registration certificates to be approved
Between 30 August and 3 September 2012, the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) consulted the public
Korea
Act on Registration and Evaluation of Chemical Substances (K-REACH)
The schedule for the enactment of the legislative process of K-REACH is not fixed yet, however, the following is the latest information...
Australia
Commencement of a new program for the assessment of existing chemicals
NICNAS announced the new framework, IMAP (the Inventory Multi-tiered Assessment and Prioritisation),
India
Draft national chemical policy published
After India reviewed their national chemical policy and discussed the need to develop laws, they published current draft
Turkey
Publication of the “first Priority List of chemical substances”
In July 2012, Ministry of Environment and urban Planning (MoEU) in Turkey published the “first priority List of chemical substances”
Our New Services
24-hour emergency service for GHS labels of chemical substances in China (NEW)
General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China enforced tighter
Dossier preparation services for hazardous chemicals notification in China (NEW)
Since 1 August 2012, the revised “Measures for the Administration of Registration of Hazardous Chemicals (State Administration of Work Safety Order No. 53)”....
China: Notification of cosmetic raw materials
In China where cosmetics market is expanding, guidance on notification of new cosmetic raw materials was enforces in 2011.
SCAS provides (M)SDS authoring services
Sumika Chemical Analysis Service (SCAS) provides (M)SDS authoring services, which meet the requirements of Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals...
Radioactivity measurement of food, cosmetics, industrial products and so forth
Sumika Chemical Analysis Service (SCAS) has started to provide radioactivity measurement services of food, cosmetics, industrial products et cetera, cooperating with....
Notification and Local Agent services for revised “Measures for environmental Management of New Chemical Substances”
Sumika Chemical Analysis Service (SCAS) provides one-stop shop service from the affirmation of the new Chemical Substances in the Chinese inventory to the Notification/Registration...
Simplified environmental studies (algae, daphnia and fish) for GHS classification at a special price
“Regulations for the carriage by and storage of dangerous goods on ships” was revised. The criteria of the marine pollutants have been changed. Sumika Chemical Analysis Service (SCAS)...
 
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