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April 22, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has started a public consultation on a proposal to revise the harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) of nicotine. Pure nicotine is...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/ECHA-opens-public-consultation-on-nicotine_69666.html
April 21, 2015
The European Commission has published a report that presents the results of a survey of small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) carried out in 2014 on challenges they face when...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/European-Commission-SMEs-stand-to-significantly-gain-from-TTIP_69640.html
April 16, 2015
Environmental and sustainability consultancy ERM (London) says it has acquired ReachCentrum (Brussels) from Cefic. ReachCentrum is involved in the registration market for the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/Cefic-to-sell-ReachCentrum-to-ERM_69473.html
April 15, 2015
The European Parliament’s voted today in support of an agreement struck by legislators. Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and ministers moved closed to an agreement on...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/EU-Parliament-committee-agrees-on-plan-to-cut-use-of-traditional-biofuels-accelerate-shift-to-advanced-biofuels_69410.html
April 14, 2015
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has published its annual overview on chemicals in food. The report is targeted at the general public and aims to give...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/EFSA-publishes-annual-overview-for-general-public-on-chemicals-in-food_69412.html
April 13, 2015
Germany has set strict rules for domestic fracking. Recent draft legislation includes bans to protect drinking water, health, and nature in specific regions together with broad...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/Germany-restricts-fracking-VCI-Dont-lose-the-opportunity-to-exploit-shale-gas_69366.html
March 26, 2015
The European Parliament's committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) says that the transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP), currently being negotiated between the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/TTIP-European-Parliament-committee-calls-for-support-of-SMEs-energy-intensive-sector-access-to-US-markets_68938.html
March 26, 2015
The presidency of the European Council, the institution of the heads of state or government of the member states of the European Union, currently held by Latvia, has a mandate to start...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/European-Council-ready-to-negotiate-with-parliament-over-market-stability-reserve_68934.html
March 26, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has published its first annual report on the implementation of its road map for substances of very high concern (SVHC). The Roadmap for...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/ECHA-provides-update-on-SVHC-2020-road-map_68892.html
March 19, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has adopted the final community rolling action plan (CoRAP) for 2015–2017. A total of 134 substances are to be evaluated by...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/ECHA-adopts-community-rolling-action-plan-for-2015-2017-134-substances-to-be-evaluated-48-in-this-year_68700.html
March 19, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says that its risk assessment committee (RAC) is continuing to deliberate on a proposal from France to restrict the use of bisphenol A...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/ECHA-considers-proposal-to-restrict-BPA-in-thermal-paper_68697.html
March 17, 2015
About 55% of food samples evaluated by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) show no detectable traces of pesticide residues, the authority says. Of the samples that...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/EFSA-report-More-than-half-of-food-samples-in-EU-are-free-of-pesticide-residues_68630.html
March 4, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened a public consultation on proposals to identify two new substances of very high concern (SVHC), part of the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/Public-consultation-launched-on-proposals-to-identify-two-substances-as-SVHC_68306.html
February 27, 2015
The European Union’s emissions trading system (EU ETS) allows businesses to purchase permits for carbon dioxide emissions. The current glut of allowances on the market has caused...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/Mixed-responses-to-reform-of-European-emissions-trading-system_68185.html
February 27, 2015
Amyris (Emeryville, CA), a maker of renewable farnesene, fell short of analysts estimates for its fiscal fourth quarter but expects revenues to more than double in 2015 as collaboration milestone payments and product sales ramp up....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/Amyris-expects-sales-to-more-than-double-in-2015_68152.html
February 27, 2015
Evogene’s (Rehovot, Israel) Evofuel subsidiary and Insolo Agroindustrial (São Paulo) have signed a collaboration agreement for the selection and optimization of Evofuel’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/Evogene-signs-castor-bean-deal_68155.html
February 27, 2015
BioTec (Emmerich am Rhein, Germany) and Kaneka (Osaka, Japan) have signed a biopolymers joint development agreement. Both companies agreed to combine development resources to create...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/BioTec-and-Kaneka-partner_68156.html
February 24, 2015
The environment committee of the European Parliamentary has voted in favor of a reform of the European Union’s Emissions Trading System (EU ETS), backing a draft law to reduce...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/EU-environment-committee-votes-for-market-stability-reserve-to-take-effect-start-of-2019_68049.html
February 20, 2015
The eighth round of negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) took place in Brussels recently. “Intense and comprehensive discussions” were...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/regulatory/TTIP-Chemical-regs-ISDS-under-discussion_67900.html
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