Chemicals ManagementINITIATIVES for New Issues
about Chemical Safety

New Issue Tackling WG

This WG collects information on safety issues and regulatory trends, extracts issues, disseminates information to member companies, and make proposals and offer external opinions as needed.

  • a.Safety evaluation methods for new chemical substances such as nanomaterials and regulatory trends in Japan and overseas
  • b.Domestic and overseas regulatory trends related to endocrine disruptors
  • c.Collection of international trends and scientific knowledge on the marine plastic issue
  • d.Other emerging chemical safety issues and regulatory trends

Information obtained and issues identified through activities are shared with LRI (Long-range Research Initiative) to support LRI activities in the planning of research subjects, orientation of research, and evaluation of research projects.

Working group for new issues about Chemical substances