India Announces Fourth Draft Chemicals (Management and Safety) Rules – Update from Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

India released the fourth draft Chemicals (Management and Safety) Rules to select groups on March 16, 2020.  This fourth draft is believed to be the final draft, despite assurances in February that the third draft was the final draft.  The government is accepting comments until March 31, 2020.  The draft Rules include significant revisions to the list of priority substances that are subject to importation notifications, and hazard communication obligations (i.e., safety data sheets, labeling, and packaging).  For more information, please read the full memorandum.

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