Press Releases

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Jul 29, 2020, 2:13 PM
Trinidad and Tobago begins a consultation over the revised draft to its toy safety standard. The consultation ends on August 31, 2020. Read more...
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Jul 24, 2020, 12:42 PM
EU- ECHA expands SVHC Candidate List to 209 substances with the inclusion of four more chemicals on June 25, 2020.Read more...
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Jul 23, 2020, 10:17 AM
ECHA announces 2022 surveillance activities will focus on hazardous chemicals in consumer products under the REACH and POPs Regulations. Read more...
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Jul 22, 2020, 2:34 PM
Denmark issues new restrictions on the use of phthalates in toys and childcare articles for young children. Read more...
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Jul 15, 2020, 9:11 AM
EU publishes new safety standard for drinking equipment intended to be used by young children – EN-14350:2020.Read more...
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Jul 14, 2020, 7:10 PM
Georgia’s new Technical Regulation on batteries and battery waste management will come into force on September 1, 2020.Read more...
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Jul 8, 2020, 10:00 AM
The EU has introduced measures to regulated PFOA, its salts, and PFOA-related compounds under the POP recast regulation on persistent organic pollutants. Read more...
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Jul 7, 2020, 9:53 AM
Australia updates its mandatory safety standards for two categories of toy – projectile toys and aquatic toys. Read more...
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Jul 7, 2020, 9:34 AM
The EU has announced the replacement of EN 50581:2012 with EN IEC 63000:2018 for assessing the technical documentation in support of compliance to RoHS. Read more...
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Jul 3, 2020, 12:17 PM
A look at China’s new mandatory national standard for respiratory protection (non-powered) and why its implementation has been delayed until July 1, 2021.Read more...