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    Brazil: No more “Free Riders” under Reverse Logistics or Take-back Systems of Waste

    The Brazilian Advisory Committee for the Implementation of Reverse Logistics Systems has issued Deliberation No. 11 which contains guidelines for the implementation of “reverse logistics” systems for products and packaging.

    “Reverse logistics” is a term used for “take-back” […]

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    The “Transparency Pledge” at the Crossroads of Human Rights and Sustainability

    By Jonathan D. Cocker and Christopher Burkett, Baker McKenzie

    Much has been made in recent months over the garment and footwear industries’ embrace of a more visible supply chain in the form of a “Transparency Pledge” developed among industry, […]

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    REACH Draft Substances in Articles Guidance Revised

    By Dr Paul Goodman, RINA Consulting, knowledge partner with Compliance & Risks

    The guidance on substances in articles is having to be amended because of the ruling of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) of September […]

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    Taiwan RoHS to be enforced for first batch of electrical products from July 1, 2017

    From July 1, 2017 the presence of restricted substances in certain products must be clearly marked on the product, packaging, label, or instruction booklet in accordance with Taiwan RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) standard CNS […]

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