Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2015.08.07
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Ministry of Environment
Regions Affected
National Enquiry Point
Notified Document Details
Draft Law "On Integrated Chemicals Management" (33 pages, in Albanian)
Product
ICS Code
Covered Products
Integrated chemicals
Description of Content

This draft law of the Parliament determines the obligations to producers, importers and users of the integrated chemicals placed in the market and provides the appropriate documents in data security for them; it defines obligations to all suppliers to the labelling and packaging of chemicals, etc.

Objectives & Rationale
<span style="font-size:x-small;font-face:Verdana;"><span style="font-family:'Verdana','sans-serif';font-size:9pt;mso-bidi-font-size:11.0pt;mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:'Times New Roman';mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA;">The aims of this draft law are <span style="color:red;"><span style="color:red;"></span></span></span><span style="font-size:x-small;"><span style="font-size:9pt;mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:'Times New Roman';mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA;mso-ascii-font-family:Verdana;mso-hansi-font-family:Verdana;">to ensure the free movement of chemicals and other goods, as well as to increase the competition and innovation; to harmonize legislation in the Republic of Albania to the Global Harmonized System for classification and labelling of chemicals<br />(GHS), etc.</span></span></span>
Relevant Documents
  • Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), establishing a European Chemicals Agency, amending Directive 1999/45/EC and repealing Council Regulation (EEC) No 793/93 and Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1488/94 as well as Council Directive 76/769/EEC and Commission Directives 91/155/EEC, 93/67/EEC, 93/105/EC and 2000/21/EC.
  • Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2008 on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures, amending and repealing Directives 67/548/EEC and 1999/45/EC, and amending Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006.

Proposed Date of Adoption
2015.07.23
Proposed Date of Entry Into Force
2015.10.08
Final Date of Comments
2015.10.06
Contact Details
General Directorate of Standardization WTO Enquiry Point - Albania Tel.: +355 42 22 62 55 Fax: +355 42 24 71 77 E-mail: info@dps.gov.al Website: http://www.dps.gov.al
Document Online Link (EN)
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