2020 Chemical Regulatory Updates in Taiwan

Taiwan chemical regulations of existing and new chemicals has been implemented since 2014. On Jan 16th 2019, the new regulation TCCSCA(Toxic and Concerned Chemical Substances Control Act) was released and has been implemented since...

DEAL OR NO DEAL – WHAT THE INDUSTRY NEEDS FROM BREXIT

Peter Newport, Chief Executive, Chemical Business Association, highlights the industry’s post-Brexit commercial and regulatory priorities. W ith the final outcome of Brexit still in the balance, the industry is clear about what it needs from Brexit...

KKDIK PRE-REGISTRATION DEADLINE ON THE DOORSTEP, 31 DECEMBER 2020

EU REACH and CLP regulations are implemented to enable harmonisation of chemicals regulations with the EU in Turkey by Turkish Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation. Turkish Competent Authority, MoEU recently announced that there are only...

ABB to deliver 10 million euros of production improvements

MOL Group and ABB embark on a three-year collaborative project to transform Asset Integrity Management (AIM) across four key chemical and refinery sites in Europe. ABB has been awarded the contract to improve asset integrity...

University trials show pallet innovation extends working life by ‘a minimum of three times’...

Tests at Edinburgh Napier University have confirmed that new patented guards fitted to Euro size wooden pallets extend their lifespan – and environmental benefits - dramatically. The robust Upall branded protectors, which were launched recently by...

New study reinforces hygiene credentials of wooden pallets

Wooden pallets have inherently better hygiene properties than plastic equivalents, making them a more suitable choice for food, drink and pharmaceutical supply chains, according to new research from the Institute for Wood Technology Dresden. The...

Mars turns to plastic

Mars, Incorporated has announced plans to incorporate recycled polypropylene plastic into the primary packaging for some of its popular pet food brands by 2021. In collaboration with global packaging supplier, Huhtamaki, Mars has opted for...

Latest Updates of Chemical Regulations in Turkey (KKDIK)

Currently, the Turkish authorities are only accepting pre-registrations of all chemical substances which are manufactured/imported into Turkey in 1 ton/year or greater. The pre-registration deadline for chemical substances according to KKIDK (Turkey REACH) is...

New Integrated Tank Mount Series with Off-the-Shelf Availability for Process Weighing Applications

BLH Nobel, a brand of Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG), today introduced its Tank Mount Series of weighing equipment for process weighing applications.  The new series includes three different fully standardized weigh modules with off-the-shelf...

22 June 2021 – 9th Symposium on Chemical Control Regulations in Asia and the...

If you are selling your products internationally, regulatory compliance should not be a “Terra incognita”. Take part in the 9th Symposium on 22 June 2021 in Cologne Germany! Our conference will provide a comprehensive overview...