INTERNATIONAL

OECD discusses physical-chemical parameters of nanomaterials

 

EUROPE

REACH…

ECHA clarifies same substance, same registration

…Other items of interest

Classification and labelling…

…Proposals for harmonised classification and labelling

Biocidal Products Regulation

…Approaching notification deadlines

SCENIHR opinion on additives used in tobacco products

Herbal product assessments from EMA

EFSA concludes on ethofumesate

EFSA assesses the safety of synthetic trans-resveratrol as a novel food

EFSA assessment of food contact materials

Three revised EFSA flavouring group evaluations

Gold, silver and erythorbate food additives evaluated by EFSA

Danish EPA evaluates brominated flame retardants (BFRs)…

…and releases screening report on phosphorous flame retardants

 

UNITED KINGDOM

COT February deliberations

COC report on alternatives to the 2-year bioassay

 

UNITED STATES

NTP finalises toxicology and carcinogenicity report on DE-71

FDA has no questions regarding GRAS status of six food ingredients

 

REST OF THE WORLD

APVMA issues public release summary on decoquinate

NICNAS releases reports on industrial chemicals