Korea Announces Revision of Household Chemical Product Standards
The Korean Ministry of Environment has issued Administrative Notice No. 2023-522, announcing a partial revision of the "Designation of Household Chemical Products Subject to Safety Confirmation and Safety and Labeling Standards." The notice, released on September 6, 2023, serves to inform the public about the upcoming changes and solicit their feedback in accordance with Article 46 of the Administrative Procedure Act.
The primary objective behind this revision is to enhance and supplement the management system for household chemical products. It aims to strengthen essential safety standards and streamline regulations by incorporating the findings of risk assessments conducted under the Chemical Product Safety Act for various household chemical products.
Title of document
“Designation of Consumer Chemical Products subject to Safety Verification, and Safety and Labeling Standards Thereof”