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Turkey: More Training Institutes for KKDIK Experts

The Turkish Ministry of Environment and Urbanization (MoEU) has now accredited a total of seven institutes to train chemists as experts in chemical safety and evaluation (KDU in Turkish). The requirements for accreditation are considerable. They are described and defined … Continue reading

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Emergency Numbers: The Decisive Piece of the Puzzle

Emergency numbers are important in two respects. First, they must be provided in safety data sheets according to the REACH Regulation (1907/2006/EG). Second, legal regulations on transport, particularly by airlines, absolutely demand emergency numbers – usually on a carriage document … Continue reading

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REACH Brochure highlights Requirements of Manufactures, Importers, and Dealers

The German Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BAuA) has published a new brochure on REACH, Reach Info 6 on Products – Requirements of Manufacturers, Importers, and Dealers (REACH-Info 6 Erzeugnisse – Anforderungen an Produzenten, Importeure und Händler). The … Continue reading

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Penalties Threatened for Neglect of Duties

A state authority recently imposed a penalty on a company. Such a measure serves the authority as a legitimate means of pressuring a company to enforce mandatory behavior. The penalty is to be imposed even if the customer later meets … Continue reading

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