Wed. May 18th, 2022
A worker selecting plastics in Kenia. © UNEP
PLASTICS
  • Nations sign up to end global scourge of plastic pollution
  • EU helps launch negotiations on landmark global agreement on plastic pollution
  • UBA: Mikroplastik im Meer: Ganzes Ausmaß noch immer nicht absehbar
  • ICCA and Cefic Applaud Ambitious UNEA-5 Actions to Address Plastic Pollution, Sound Management of Chemicals and Waste
  • VCI: Gelungener Auftakt im globalen Kampf gegen Plastikmüll in der Umwelt
  • WWF Statement: UNEA-5.2 Global Treaty on Plastic Pollution
BIOPLASTICS
  • EU Waste Framework Directive should acknowledge important role of bioplastics in reducing impact on environment and climate
INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY
  • EP DRAFT REPORT on the Implementation of the Updated New Industrial Strategy for Europe: aligning spending to policy
DETERGENTS REGULATION
  • EU Commission invites interested parties to share views on the Revision of the Detergents Regulation
REACH
  • Position paper – AmCham EU comments on the European Commission’s paper on REACH authorisation and restriction presented to the CARACAL in January 2022
  • AmCham EU: The future of risk management and risk assessment in EU chemicals policy
CANCER
  • Improving citizens’ participation in cancer screening programmes and extending them to more types of cancer will help saving lives, EU Chief Scientific Advisors recommend
GREEN BUILDINGS
  • Latest documents published by the European Construction Sector Observatory
SILICA
  • Latest reports about Silica developments
    • GCC Countries Silica Vacuum Insulation Panel Market 2022 Development Status – OCI Company, Evonik Industries – corporate ethos
    • Silica-based Matting Agents Market | Industry Analysis, Segments, Top Key Players, Drivers and Trends – corporate ethos
    • Silica Fibers Market 2022 Development Status – Corning, Prysmian – corporate ethos
    • Alkaline Colloidal Silica Market Size 2022: Top Industry Players, Regional Production Volume, Opportunities, Segments and Forecast Analysis 2029 | AkzoNobel, Grace – corporate ethos
    • Silica Aerogel Insulation Materials Market See Huge Growth for New Normal | Aspen Aerogels, Cabot Corporation – corporate ethos
    • U.S. Silica Holdings (SLCA) to Up Cristobalite Products Prices
    • Silica Flour Market Expecting an Outstanding Growth Till 2027 – corporate ethos
    • Dental Silica Market Accelerating Immense Growth During 2022-2028 – corporate ethos
    • Silica Foundry Sand Market 2022 Top Industry Trend and Segments Analysis upto 2026 – corporate ethos
    • Silica Gel Cat Litters Market by 2029 | Fresh Step, Dr. Elsey’s, Glinopererabotka – corporate ethos
    • Silica Market 2022-2028 Comprehensive Growth, Research Statistics, Supply-Demand, Top Players Analysis – Cabot Bluestar Chemical (Jiangxi) Company Limited, Cabot Corporation, Chifeng Shengsen Silicon Technology Development Co., Ltd., China Silic
    • Ordinary Colloidal Silica Market Growth, Size, Share, Trends, COVID-19 Impact Analysis and Forecasts to 2028 – corporate ethos
    • Silica Minerals Mining Market 2022 Development Status – Quarzwerke, US Silica – corporate ethos
    • Silica Holdings (SLCA) Reports Q4 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates
    • Modified Colloidal Silica Market 2022 Emergent Technology Advancement in up Coming Years – corporate ethos
    • Global Colloidal Silica Market Analysis, Innovation Trends and Current Business Trends by 2027 – corporate ethos
    • Global Rice Husk Ash Market Key Players, Product and Production Information analysis and forecast to 2027 Growth Parameters – Yihai Kerry Investments, Usher Agro, Guru Metachem, Agrilectric Power – corporate ethos
    • Quartz Tubes and Rods Market Past Research, Deep Analysis and Present Data With Mxrady Lab Solutions Private Limited, Silica Scientific Works – corporate ethos
    • Federal inspection finds West Virginia brick manufacturer exposed workers to respirable crystalline silica hazards at Martinsburg plant
    • Global Fused Silica Market Industry Development Scenario and Forecast to 2028 Industry Scenario – Lianyungang Taosheng Fused Quartz Co. Ltd, Heraeus Lianyungang Haoyu quartz Co. Ltd, 3M – corporate ethos
    • Global Silica Aerogel Blanket Market to Expand with Significant CAGR During 2021 to 2027 – corporate ethos
    • Silica Fabric Market Analysis Report by Product, By Distribution Channel, By Region and Segment Forecasts from 2022 to 2027. – ZNews Africa
    • Silica Sand Market growth, market size, share with top Major Key Player like Covia, US Silica, Hi-Crush Partners, Badger Mining Corp, etc – ZNews Africa
    • Silica Minerals Mining Market 2022 Enhancement, Growth Rate Analysis by 2027 | The Quartz, US Silica, Alamos Gold, Quarzwerke, Fairmount Santrol, Preferred Sands, Kakatiya Overseas, Sibelco, etc – Materials Handling
    • Global Inorganic Silica Sol Market Summary, Trends, Sizing Analysis and Forecast to 2027 Trends and Leading Players Analysis – Fuso Chemical, AkzoNobel, Grace, Nalco – corporate ethos
    • Global Ultrafine Silica Fume (Microsilica) Market Research Scope, Background, Methodology – corporate ethos
    • Global Whole Grain Silica Market Offering New Study Visions for 2027 Analysis – US Silica, Select Sands, Premier Silica, Capital Sand Company,Inc. – corporate ethos
    • Global Water-Based Silica Sol Market Analysis, Industry Size, Regional Outlook, Competitive Landscape and Segment Forecasts 2021-2027 – corporate ethos
    • Perpetual Resources in agreement to assess silica sand exports from Geraldton Port
    • CNBC’s Final Trades: iShares MSCI UK, Illumina, US Silica And This Company That Has An Attractive Buyout
    • Global Fumed Silica Vacuum Insulation Panels (VIP) Market Production Growth and Business Opportunities During 2021-2027 – corporate ethos
    • Water Resistant Silica Gel Market Past Research, Deep Analysis and Present Data With BASF, Clariant – ZNews Africa
    • (New Report) Silica Extinction Powder Market In 2022 : The Increasing use in Ink, Paint and Coating, Plastic is driving the growth of the Industry across the globe – Materials Handling
    • Silica Matting Agent Market Global Industry Analysis By Size Estimation, Share, Growth, Emerging Trends, Regional Opportunities & Challenges, End Users and Forecast 2022-2027 – ZNews Africa
    • Global Natural Quartz Sand Market Insights 2022:; Unimin, DAM DEUTSCHLAND GMBH, Cal Silica, Shenhui Silicon – ZNews Africa
    • Spherical Silica Market : Micron, Denka, Tatsumori, Admatechs, Shin-Etsu Chemical, – ZNews Africa
    • Silica Antiblock Additives Market Growth By Forthcoming Developments: Evonik, WR Grace, PQ Corporation, Madhu Silica, Solvay, – ZNews Africa
    • Silica Gel Wound Dressing Market by 2029 | Perfuzia Medical, Inc, Oxtex Ltd Company – ZNews Africa
    • Frac Sand Market : US Silica, Fairmount Santrol, Preferred Sands, Badger Mining Corporation, Unimin Corporation, – ZNews Africa
    • Optical Fiber Preform Manufacturing Equipment Market Global Industry Analysis and Key Players: ASI/Silica Machinery, Tystar, Nextrom, ARNOLD, SG Controls Ltd – Materials Handling
    • Fluorescent Silica Nanoparticles Market Scope Forecast By 2029 | Furukawa, CD Bioparticles – ZNews Africa
    • Silica Sand Market : Covia, US Silica, Badger Mining Corp, Sibelco, Preferred Sands, – ZNews Africa
    • High Silica Zeolite Market Scope and overview, To Develop with Increased Global Emphasis on Industrialization 2029 | UOP (Honeywell), CECA (Arkema) – ZNews Africa
    • Synthetic Silica Powder Industry Qualitative Forecast, and Outlook by 8 Companies (Mitsubishi Chemical, WR Grace etc.) – ZNews Africa
    • Whole Grain Silica Market 2022 | Industry Growth Production Analysis, Key Market Plans, Supply-Demand, Share and Size Elements and Recent Developments – ZNews Africa
COVID-19 MONITORING
  • COVID-19: Germany first to contribute ‘fair share’ for vaccine equity push – United Nations
EU PARLIAMENT REGISTER
  • ENVI Meeting: organic pollutants, energy efficiency and bee guidance – Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the draft Commission implementing decision authorising the placing on the market of products containing, consisting of or produced from genetically modified cotton GHB811 (BCS-GH811-4), pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council – B9-0126/2022
  • MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the draft Commission implementing decision authorising the placing on the market of products containing, consisting of or produced from genetically modified oilseed rape 73496 (DP-Ø73496-4) pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council – B9-0127/2022
EU COMMISSION REGISTER
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION amending the conditional marketing authorisation granted by Decision C(2021) 94(final) for “Spikevax – elasomeran”, a medicinal product for human use
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION amending the conditional marketing authorisation granted by Decision C(2021) 1763(final) for “COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen – COVID-19 vaccine (Ad26.COV2-S [recombinant])”, a medicinal product for human use
ECHA BRIEFS
  • Case study: Impacts of REACH authorisation of trichloroethylene
SCHEER BRIEFS
  • SCHEER – Final Opinion on “Draft EQS for Priority Substances under the Water Framework Directive” – v17-Alpha-Ethinylestradiol (EE2), Beta-Estradiol (E2) and Estrone (E1)
EFSA BRIEFS
  • 33rd plenary meeting of the FAF Panel
  • 132nd Plenary meeting of the NDA Panel
  • 32nd plenary meeting of the CEP Panel

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