Login About Us Contact Us Media Info

Rise in EU notifications for trade of hazardous chemicals

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) said that notifications from EU companies to export certain hazardous chemicals outside the Union have continued to steadily rise over the last three years, with over 10,000 notifications processed in 2019, up 35% compared with 2016.


Adient revises sales price of its stake in Yafeng

The U.S. headquartered manufacturer of automotive seating said on June 24 that it has entered into an amendment to its previously announced definitive agreement with Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems to make certain changes to their existing joint venture relationships.


Old tanneries are not just polluters but also dangerous

I read Su Chaoying’s summary of what is happening in Wuji and Xinji with interest. Mr Su has made an excellent summary and identified the very positive approach being taken with regard to the pollution emanating from these poorly performing tanneries. Making them larger so that the investment/capacity ratio can be effective (it is worthwhile to invest in tanneries of a certain size), clarifying what will be done to prevent the discharge of untreated or poorly treated effluent with larger tanneries treating their own water or the reconstruction of the common effluent treatment plant.