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Chile Shows How Its Notification System Will Work

Nov-05-2021 Chemical notification/ registration Chile Regulatory update

In September, Chile reaffirmed commitments with the Latin American Regulatory Cooperation Forum (LARCF), an association promoting dialogue and information exchange, training initiatives, a...

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Chile leads the way on chemical safety in Latin America: Decree published

Mar-30-2021 Chemical inventory Chemical notification/ registration Chile

On February 9, 2021, Chile approved its rules for the classification, labeling, and notification of dangerous chemical substances and mixtures (Decree 57) in the official gazette. Decree 57 was ...

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Chile Sets Goals for Electrical Electronic Equipment

Mar-16-2022 Chile Electrical & electronics Regulatory update Restricted substances in EEE

Chile’s Environmental Ministry (MMA) promulgated on February 28, 2022, a Decree establishing collection and recycling goals for batteries and Electrical and Electronic Equipment (EEE). Furthermore...

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Chile targets indiscriminate single-use of plastics

Mar-03-2022 Circular economy Plastics Chile

Since February 13, 2022, single-use plastics products have faced a ban in Chile. Law 21.368 was published in August 2021 and aims to fight back the indiscriminate use of single-use plastics in diffe...

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Chile signals mandatory awareness about recycling potential

Feb-11-2022 Hazardous waste Waste water emission Chile

On January 21, 2022, Chile published the determination decision to start the elaboration of a decree to regulate the instrument intended to prevent waste generation and promote waste recovery.The futu...

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