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6 November 2018
Chemical Gazette, November
This month's Gazette includes updates to the Inventory, new permits issued, public reports released and a draft secondary notification assessment on Polymer in FDP-S948B-09 for public comment.
31 October 2018
Our science strategy
We've developed a science strategy to help us meet the challenges of the contemporary scientific and regulatory environment in assessing the health and environmental impacts of industrial chemicals.
26 October 2018
IMAP Tranche 25 is now open for public comment
We have published new Human Health and Environment assessments as part of the IMAP framework. The public comment period closes on 21 December 2018.
23 October 2018
Annual report 2017-18
Our 2017-18 report is now available in the following sections of the Department of Health Annual Report 2017-18.
Appendix 3: Report from our Director on the operation of the Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989. Outcome 5: Regulation, Safety and Protection.