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ANVISA proposes to update methodologies on agrochemical residues 

Apr-03-2021 Risk assessment

On April 8, 2021, the Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA) opened a public consultation on the criteria for conducting Pesticide Residue Studies and for the es...

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Brazil: The National Inventory of Chemical Substances is a step ahead

Mar-31-2021 Chemical inventory Chemical notification/ registration Brazil

The Law Bill 6.120/2019 is in possession of the Environment and Sustainable Development Commission (CMADS) of the Deputies’ Chamber since early December 2019, aiming to create the National Inven...

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Brazil: Pesticide revision in process


Brazil is the world’s largest user of pesticides and has been the market for many agrochemical companies. The Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA), ...

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Brazil: WTO Notification and public consultation for diverse chemical substances


The Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA) has been submitting several proposals of the country’s agrochemical standards to the WTO in February. All of the modification proposals are op...

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Brazil updates resolution concerning the active substance Glyphosate

Jan-12-2021 Labelling risk assessment active ingredient

On January 4th, 2021, the Brazilian National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) addendum, concerning the active substance Glyphosate (G01), entered into force. The resolution RDC 441/2020 applies...

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Brazil Sets Deadlines for Compliance on Toys Regulation

Nov-03-2020 Brazil Toy Regulation

On June 24th 2020 the National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology (Instituto Nacional de Metrologia, Qualidade e Tecnologia – INMETRO) published Directive 217/2020and this Directive ...

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Brazil's National Chemical Safety Commission (Conasq) has nudged plans for an industrial chemicals regulation a little closer to completion ...