Updated list of substances considered as Priority Assessment Chemicals

Japan: Updated List of Substances Considered as Priority Assessment Chemicals Date: 26 April 2023 As part of the systematic risk assessment process for all chemical substances in Japan, the inventory of notified chemical substances is clustered into 2 groups:  general chemicals (substances having a low risk) and all other substances, called priority assessment chemicals (PAC), […]

GMO guideline amendment under discussion

Japan’s FSC is currently revising the guidelines for the safety assessment of genetically modified (GM) food and food additives. The consultations about GM food are expected to be completed by the end of March 2023.