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13 August 2018

Chilean Government Launches Circular Economy Innovation Program

According to a press release published today by the Chilean Ministry of the Environment, the Ministry in conjunction with the Chilean economic[...]

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31 July 2018

Updated RoHS Exemption Validity and Rolling Plan

The EU Commission has released an updated table providing an overview of Annex III and IV exemptions including their validity status and submitted[...]

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26 July 2018

EAEU's Economic Commission Issues Revised Draft Decision on Energy Efficiency Requirements for Energy-Consuming Devices

Some 2 years after publication of the original draft, the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) issued a revised draft decision approving technical[...]

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25 July 2018

Bahrain to Launch New Water and Energy Efficiency Standards

The 21st edition of GCC Standardization Magazine, issued by GCC Standardization Organisation, was recently published.

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25 July 2018

Brazil's RoHS Working Group Presents First Draft Regulation

On 23 and 24 July, the Working Group (WG) tasked with proposing a regulation for the control of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic[...]

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25 July 2018

Cooley Joins Compliance & Risks as Newest Knowledge Partner

Compliance & Risks is pleased to announce that the internationally renowned law firm, Cooley, has joined its knowledge partner network to support its[...]

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24 July 2018

Saudi Arabia Notifies WTO on Draft Technical Regulation for the General Safety of Electric Batteries

On 20 July 2018, the WTO published a Notification relating to the draft Technical Regulation for the General Safety of Electric Batteries.

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16 July 2018

Ecuador Issues Draft Revision of Fluorescent Lamps Regulation

Ecuador has released a proposed revision to the technical regulations for fluorescent lamps. This technical regulation establishes safety, performance[...]

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16 July 2018

Norway Amends Food Contact Regulations

The Norwegian Ministry of Health and Care Services recently approved a new regulation, amending their existing Food Contact Regulations. 

The purpose[...]

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16 July 2018

Kuwait Looks to Review Energy Efficiency Requirements for Certain Household Appliances

The Kuwait Public Authority for Industry recently tweeted about a meeting of the committee for energy efficiency of refrigerators and washing/drying[...]

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