FAQ: Lead Acid Batteries

The Environmental Management Bureau has issued a letter on 31 March 2014 to the Bureau of Customs regarding the importation of Lead Acid Batteries. The letter can be seen here. It is clarified in this letter that importation of Lead Acid batteries is not covered under the Chemical Control Order of Lead and Lead Compounds continue reading : FAQ: Lead Acid Batteries

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Clarification on Permitting Regulations

The Environmental Management Bureau has issued a Memorandum Circular with regard to Permitting Regulations for Small Quantity Importation (SQI), Pre-Manufacture Pre-Importation Notification (PMPIN), Priority Chemical List (PCL) and Chemical Control Orders (CCO). It is clarified in this Memorandum on which permits an applicant shall apply, specially if the chemical(s) involved are under different permitting requirements. continue reading : Clarification on Permitting Regulations

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Attention: PCL Chemicals for Laboratory Use

The Environmental Management Bureau has issued a Memorandum Circular with regard to Laboratory Use of Priority Chemical List (PCL) chemicals. It is stated in the Memorandum Circular that, “facilities which use chemicals listed under Priority Chemical List (PCL) solely as standard solutions or as reagents for laboratory analysis are not required to secure the corresponding continue reading : Attention: PCL Chemicals for Laboratory Use

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Globally Harmonized System

Pursuant to Republic Act No. 6969, "Toxic Substances and Hazardous and Nuclear Wastes Control Act of 1990" and the Joint DTI-DENR-DA-DOF-DOH-DILG-DOLE-DOTC Administrative Order No. 01 Series of 2009 on "The Adoption and Implementation of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS)", the Environmental Management Bureau – DENR has issued DAO 2015-09. Important continue reading : Globally Harmonized System

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Welcome to the page of the Chemical Management Section!

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