All industrial chemical importers and manufacturers must categorise their chemical introduction. This step-by-step guide takes you through the process of categorisation.
Drawing on information in the IC Act, General Rules and the Industrial Chemicals Categorisation Guidelines, this practical step-by-step guide with supporting self-guided decision tools helps you categorise your chemical introduction as listed or exempted or reported or assessed.
In this guide
Before you start categorising your introduction
Step 1: Introductions that cannot be exempted or reported
Step 3: Introductions that are automatically categorised as reported
Step 5: Work out your introduction’s risk to the environment
Appendix – In silico predictions for categorisation