How does India’s latest draft of its overarching chemicals law compare with REACH?
The Indian government released the fifth draft of the Chemicals (Management & Safety) Rules in August. Kozue Ohsawa of knoell Germany outlines the latest changes – and the draft regulation’s similarities and differences with REACH.
Once India’s new chemicals regulation – the Chemicals (Management & Safety) Rules (CMS Rules) – is implemented, it will apply to all substances, including in mixtures and intermediates that are manufactured in, or imported into, the country.
Published by Chemical Watch, REACH & CLP Hub, 4 December 2020.