Monthly Archives: January 2015

Dangerous Products 2014

Every third product considered faulty comes from the People’s Republic of China. A good half of the products reported as substandard violate the German Food and Feed Law (Lebensmittel-, Bedarfsgegenstände- und Futtermittelgesetzbuch (LFGB)). Most of them deal with commodities for … Continue reading

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Stricter Guidelines for Laundry Capsules

As of June, new requirements apply for water-soluble capsules that contain liquid detergents. The EU Commission approved the requirements (EU Regulation 1297/2014) as an amendment to the CLP Regulation (EU 1272/2008) in a fast-track process after the number of accidents … Continue reading

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KFT Participates in Global Supply Chain Workshop

Chemical compliance experts are meeting in Brussels on February 25–26. KFT is also making its know-how available at the meeting by staffing a booth at the workshop. Company representatives from the most varied of industries will use case studies to … Continue reading

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Chemicals Management Becomes Measurable

The American environmental organization Clean Production Action has founded the Chemical Footprint project together with its partners, the Lowell Center for Sustainable Production of the University of Massachusettes Lowell and the consulting firm Pure Strategies. The environmental pioneers hope that … Continue reading

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ECHA: New Register for Biocide Products

The European Chemical Agency has updated its IT platform – the register for biocide products (R4BP). Companies use portal R4BP to submit their applications for the approval of biocides. The portal also serves as a place to exchange data and … Continue reading

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