Advisories archive


EPA Revises Policy Prioritizing Disinfectant Review

EPA will no longer expedite review of hard surface disinfectants with claims against SARS-CoV-2 or Emerging Viral...
May 12, 2021

Biocides: eight new ‘low risk’ active substances approved in EU

Eight new ‘low risk’ active substances have been assessed by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) and will be...
May 11, 2021

Health Canada to release interim order to regulate certain ultraviolet radiation-emitting devices and ozone-generating devices under PCPA

Health Canada released a statement to inform stakeholders of an upcoming interim order to bring certain ultraviolet...
May 07, 2021

Canadian government releases new Guidance Document for the Notification and Testing of New Chemicals and Polymers

On April 1, 2021, Environment and Climate Change Canada and Health Canada, published the 2021 draft Guidance Document...
April 26, 2021

Aligning hand hygiene products with regulatory frameworks in the age of COVID-19

When COVID-19 first hit the headlines in 2020, sales of hand hygiene products such as antibacterial soap and hand...
April 19, 2021