No

Recommendation

Previously completed

Implemented in 2006-07

Being implemented

1 Audited self-assessment legislative framework in place

1.1

Establish process for audited self-assessment

ü

1.2

Introduce permits for low hazard chemicals in low volumes

ü

1.3

Audit system in place

ü

I dont understand the rationale for this? This is a specific permit, not a certificate. Why would it be automatically publicly listed?

This line should be deleted

1.4

Electronic tools developed

ü

2 Modular assessment

2.1

Assessment by another Australian regulatory authority

ü

ü

Substances of known hazard and controlled use

ü

Analogues

ü

Assessment by international authority or foreign scheme

ü

ü

Low concern polymers not accepted for self-assessment

ü

Develop modular assessment fees

ü

3 Exemptions legislative framework in place including Record keeping and Annual Reporting formats

3.1

Transhipment

ü

3.2

Introduce exemption for low hazardous >100kg

ü

3.3

Without advice non-hazardous cosmetics at 1% or less

ü

3.4

Increase R&D to 100kg/12 months

ü

3.5

Increase low volumes for non cosmetics to 100kg/12 months/introducer

ü

4 Polymer regulation legislative framework in place

4.1

Introduce legislative framework for audited self-assessment for PLCs

ü

4.2

Low hazard permit for polymers in low volume

ü

4.3

Introduce audited self-assessment for low regulatory concern polymers

ü

5 Cosmetic chemicals regulation legislative framework in place

5.1

Self-assessment < 10kg

ü

5.2

Advice for low hazard 10 to100kg

ü

5.3

Amend definition of cosmetic to TPA

ü

5.4

Cosmetic-therapeutics interface

ü

ü

6 Controlled use legislative framework in place

6.1

Introduce controlled use permits

ü

6.2

Export only permit

ü

7 Incentives for the introduction of new and safer technologies legislative framework in place

7.1

Modular assessment

ü

7.2

Early introduction permit for low hazard and low risk chemicals revise criteria

ü

7.3

Low hazardous permits for low volume

ü

8 International cooperation

8.1

Bilateral with Canada (renewal)

ü

ü

9 Reducing the compliance burden legislative framework in place

9.1

Administrative permit renewals

ü

9.2

Immediate AICS listing

ü

9.3

Guidance for definition of naturally occurring substance

ü

10 Safe use through compliance legislative framework in place

10.1

Introduce mandatory registration

ü

10.2

Use of mandatory registration number

ü

10.3

Co-regulatory approach

ü

11 Access to chemical safety information legislative framework in place

11.1

Update website, including the AICS on the website

ü

12 Community participation.

12.1

Establish community consultative forum

ü

12.2

Develop a Community Right to Know Charter, including AICS annotation

ü

12.3

Develop a Community Engagement Strategy

ü