September 2017 Edition

ChemRegs Newsletter – September 2017 ECHA information on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has introduced a new section on their webpages to provide information on the impact of the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union. On 29 March 2017, the UK Government invoked Article 50 of the Treaty of the European Union (TEU) … Read More

August 2017 Edition

ChemRegs Newsletter – August 2017 Prior Informed Consent The Report of the 8th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure is now available online. At this meeting (held in Geneva in May), chrysotile (white asbestos – transport classification UN 2590, Class 9, PG III) yet again failed to be included in … Read More

July 2017 Edition

ChemRegs Newsletter – July 2017 European Union (Withdrawal) Bill The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill has now been published. The new Bill, formerly referred to as the ‘Great Repeal Bill’, consists of 66 pages and makes no reference to any date of implementation, merely using the term ‘exit day’. The Bill was introduced to the House of Commons and given its … Read More