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India solicits comments for standard on Ultramarine Blue used as a colourant in FCMs and toys

Jul-17-2024 BIS Food contact materials Quality Control Order

In June 2024, the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) released the first draft standard on ultramarine blue for use as a colourant in plastics for toys and food contact material. The draft is currently o...

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India: CPCB Launches EPR Portal for Used Oil Management Allows Producers to Register Online

Jul-08-2024 EPR for used oil Hazardous waste

In India, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has launched the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) portal for used oil management, effective from 1 April 2024.  The online portal, mandated ...

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India publishes new circular on medical devices.

Jul-03-2024 Chemical industry Medical devices

On 16 May 2024, the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) issued a notification dated 11 February 2020, which specifies that all medical devices are now categorized under sub-clause (iv) of clau...

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BIS Invites Public Comments on Revised Standard for Pure Grade Sodium Bromide

Jun-17-2024 BIS Chemical industry Quality Control Order

The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) invites public comments on the first revision of the standard for sodium bromide, pure (IS 2780) until 24 June. Sodium bromide is widely used in the chemical indus...

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India extends enforcement date of Quality Control Orders for four polymer products.

Jun-12-2024 BIS Chemical industry

India’s Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals (DCPC) has extended the enforcement date of the Quality Control Orders (QCOs) for four polymer products. The notifications were published in the Ga...

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Government of India Issues New Circular on Licensing of In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices.

May-30-2024 Compliance Regulatory Updates regulatory affairs newsupdate

On May 15, 2024, the Directorate General of Health Services under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in India issued a new circular for medical devices through the Central Drugs Standard Contro...

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India releases new implementation schedule for eight products standards.

May-27-2024 BIS Chemical industry

India has published a revised schedule for the implementation of new standards for a few substances. The schedules were published in the Gazette of India by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) on 30 ...

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