July 16, 2020

Volume X, Number 198

Turkey REACH (KKDIK): Achieving Timely Compliance with New Chemicals Requirements

Turkey’s Registration (Kaydı), Evaluation (Değerlendirilmesi), Authorization (İzni) and Restriction (Kısıtlanması) of Chemicals (Kimyasalların) (Turkey REACH/KKDIK) regulation was published by Turkey’s Ministry of Environment and Urbanization (MoEU) on June 23, 2017.  The regulation entered into force on December 23, 2017.  Similar to EU REACH, KKDIK is an ambitious law that covers a wide range of issues pertaining to chemical safety. 

Topics Covered:

  • An overview of the revised Turkish chemical regulatory framework

  • Pre-registration and registration

  • Evaluation, authorization, and restriction

  • “Special rules and requirements” under KKDIK

  • Key similarities and differences under EU REACH and KKDIK

  • Technical resources for KKDIK compliance

  • Turkish Safety Data Sheet (SDS) requirements

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