Turkey | New Regulations Announced for KKDIK Chemical Registration System"
The Minister of Environment, Urbanisation and Climate Change has announced new regulations regarding "1.7 Suppliers" and "13.1 Chemical Safety Report" sections in the KKDIK Registration Dossiers. The requirement for Turkish importers to add their overseas company to the "1.7 Suppliers" section is no longer obligatory, but it is recommended. Only representatives must contain all uses of the importers in their registration dossier, along with an up-to-date list of the customers and the tonnage covered. Importers are recommended to obtain confirmation from the only representative and written confirmation that their imports are covered by the registration. The Chemical Safety Report is required to be submitted in English and the translated version must be attached within 1 year of the registration deadline, which is 31 December 2023. All fields in the registration dossier must be filled in Turkish. The manufacturing and import of substances that are not registered in the chemical registration system will not be allowed after 1 January 2024.