Entries by Melissa Beasley

Chemical Provisions in the Environment Bill

Following the Queen’s Speech, the Environment Bill has been introduced into Parliament Here is the link to the Bill documents. The Bill now contains chemicals-related provisions with enabling powers to amend the Articles REACH as it applies in UK law and the REACH Enforcement Regulations.  These provisions are clause 122 and Schedule 20 in the […]

Future Aluminium Forum 2020

Centre des congrès de Québec, Québec City, Canada The Future Aluminium Forum will return on 25 – 27 May 2020! Now in its third year, the Forum has established itself as the key event to show case studies, discuss optimisation through machine learning and examine robotics, automation and augmented reality across the value chain. Hear […]

Brexit Business Readiness Weekly Bulletin  

Edition: Brexit Business Readiness Weekly Bulletin Issue 35: 3 October 2019 Next week The Department for Business is  hosting a series of webinars in partnership with the British Library. Each webinar will have an individual focus and there will be the opportunity to ask questions to the officials in every webinar. These webinars are aimed at businesses, especially […]

US tariff measures annoucement (Airbus WTO Dispute)

Conference call invitation Friday 4 October 2019 for 13:30: US tariff measures announcement (Airbus WTO Dispute) The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has released its report on US retaliatory rights in relation to the Airbus dispute. DIT’s Press Statement can be found here. Take part in the information session that DIT will be hosting to inform stakeholders who […]

EU Exit information for our members

EU Exit information and event links EU Exit Advice for SMEs https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/leaving-the-eu-advice-for-smes EU Exit advice videos on a range of key topics including the UKCA mark, authorised representatives and importer labelling, business legal requirements: cross-border mergers and operating in the UK, business legal requirements: merger review and anti-competitive activity, use of personal data, EORI registration, […]

Brexit Business Readiness Forum

Brexit Business Readiness Forum BEIS are pleased to confirm that the next Brexit Business Readiness Forum will be held at BEIS in the Conference Centre and broadcast. Please see the below agenda and registration details for the next two forums. Please see the below registration details for this week’s forum on Thursday 3rd October at […]

Brexit Business Readiness Weekly bulletin

  Brexit Business Readiness Weekly Bulletin Issue 34: 30 September 2019 Introduction Welcome to the latest in a series of business readiness bulletins, aimed at keeping trade associations, business representative bodies and business intermediaries up to date on the latest information and guidance for business on the UK exiting the EU.  This Bulletin aims to provide you and your networks with important information from Government […]

How to comply with REACH chemical regulations

Preparations Government has made to support the chemicals sector in preparing for Brexit on 31 October 2019. The following list details the suite of written guidance the Government has produced: REACH no deal guidance REACH deal guidance Chemicals Sector Brexit page Chemicals REACH guidance Import/ export chemicals process map All these materials can be accessed […]