Last update 1 September 2017
IMAP Tranche 21
- Interested parties were invited to comment on the assessment outcomes of IMAP—Tranche 21 reports published on 30 June 2017.
- The public comment period closed on 1 September 2017.
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Draft secondary notification assessment report
Polysiloxanes, di-Me, 3-[3-[(3-coco amidopropyl)dimethylammonio]-2-hydroxypropoxy]propyl group-terminated, acetates (salts) for public comment
The public comment period closed on 29 August 2017.
Read the draft report and further information in the August 2017 Chemical Gazette
Proposed reforms cost recovery model
A new cost recovery model has been proposed for the Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS), the scheme that will replace NICNAS under the new industrial chemical laws that take effect from 1 July 2018.
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This discussion paper outlines the proposed funding model,
Public comment closed on 21 July 2017. Unless confidentiality was requested, feedback received will be published on this website in due course.
Consultation Paper 5
Consultation Paper 5 was published as part of an ongoing NICNAS reforms process. The consultation period closed on 12 July 2017.
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We sought comments on matters to be included in the delegated legislation. We also invited early feedback on matters to be included in the Characterisation Guide and associated guidance material (see the information in the Consultation Paper 5 supporting material).
All comments we received will be published on our website, unless confidentiality was requested in submissions.
IMAP Tranche 20
- Interested parties are invited to comment on the assessment outcomes of IMAP—Tranche 20 reports published on 10 March 2017.
- Comments and information were invited on excluded use chemicals published under Tranche 20.
- The public comment period closed on 12 May 2017.
Read Tranche 20 reports
Read information on excluded use chemicals
Secondary notification assessment report
D-glucitol, 1-deoxy-1-(methylamino)-, N-C10-16 acyl derivatives
The final report is available in the Chemical Gazette June 2017: Final report - Secondary Notification D-glucitol, 1-deoxy-1-(methylamino)-, N-C10-16 acyl derivatives.
The draft report was available for public comment, period closed on 5 May 2017 (April 2017 Chemical Gazette).
Section 58 notice
Call for information on Decabromodiphenyl ether (decaBDE)
CAS number: 1163-19-5
Consultation period - Manufacturers /importers of decaBDE were to provide information by close of business 7 March 2017.
IMAP Tranche 19
Comments were sought where information that has potential to affect the outcome of an assessment has not been considered in the assessment.
25 November 2016 to 2 February 2017.
Public comments on Tranche 19 with our responses have now been published.
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Thioimidodicarbonic acid ((HO)C(O)NHC(S)(OH)), C,C'-dibutyl ester, CAS no. 39142-36-4
Proposal to add a condition of use - Chemical Gazette March 2016 edition
Condition of use proposed
The chemical must only be used in an industrial workplace under highly controlled conditions - see further details in the March Gazette.
Date consultation closed
29 March 2016
Condition of use added to the chemical's AICS listing.
Addition of chemical on the AICS and proposal for for deletion of wrongly added chemical
Chemical to be added
Chemical to be deleted
Read full details in the December 2016 Chemical Gazette
Chemical Gazette 6 December 2016
Due date for any statements
Call for information
Tetrabromobisphenol A (TBBPA) CAS number 79-94-7
Section 58 call for information
Full details available in Chemical Gazette November 2016
29 November 2016
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