INTERNATIONAL

UN issues seventh revised edition of GHS

OECD publishes IATA for eye irritation

 

EUROPE

REACH…

…Updates to ECHA guidance

…Authorisation applications for the use of chromium compounds and 1,2-dichloroethane

…Other items of interest

Classification and labelling…

…Proposals for harmonised classification and labelling

…RAC opinions on harmonised classification and labelling

Biocidal Products Regulation…

…Consultation on updated BPR guidance

…BPC opinions on active substances

…Consultations on candidate for substitution for vitamin D3

EFSA…

…Opinion on genotoxicity assessment

…Publication of new guidance documents on biological relevance and weight of evidence

…Opinion on dietary reference values for riboflavin

…Opinion on pyrrolizidine alkaloids in honey, teas and food supplements

…Evaluation of the use of glutamic acid and glutamates as food additives

…Evaluation of the use of xanthan gum as a food additive

…Safety evaluation of dimethyl carbonate (DMC) as a food-contact material

…Assessment of synthetic N-acetyl-D-neuraminic acid (NANA) as a novel food

…Reports on genetically modified maize

…Assessment of four animal feed additives

…Conclusions on the safety of four pesticides

…Renewal assessment reports (RARs) on pesticides

…Evaluation of dyes used in aquaculture

EMA assessment of herbal medicinal products

JRC…

…Final report of the JRC “Nanocomput” project

…Application of the virtual cell-based assay (VCBA) for in vitro chemical fate

SCCS opinion on “S87” in cosmetics

Dutch occupational exposure limits (OELs) on flour dust and bisphenol A

 

UNITED STATES

FDA extends deadline for e-cigarette PMTA submissions

International workshop on alternative acute toxicity methods

EPA’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) considers RDX

 

REST OF THE WORLD

APVMA releases final regulatory position on glyphosate

NICNAS…

…releases reports on industrial chemicals

…assessment report on a siloxane polymer