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You must register if you plan to import or manufacture industrial chemicals any time during the 2020-21 registration year (1 September 2020 - 31 August 2021)

Extra guidance on categorising chemicals with an end use in articles with food contact

If you're planning to introduce industrial chemicals (and products that release industrial chemicals) with an end use in articles with food contact, see our extra guidance on this subject. It'll give you tips to help you work out your introduction category. 

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Don't forget, your first step to categorisation is to check if your chemical is on our Inventory (a listed introduction). Otherwise, all introducers must work out if their introduction is exempted, reported or assessed.

Read - categorisation of chemicals with an end use in articles with food contact

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