China CRC publishes new documents for annual activity report for new substances

5 Jan 2013, The Chemical Registration Centre(CRC) of MEP has published a new form and a guidance document for annual activity report.

According to the article 36 of MEP's order No.7, certificate holders of new substance notification shall submit the actual volume of manufacture or import of the new chemical substance for the previous year before 1 Feb of each calendar year.

CIRS has translated the new form into English. If you would like to receive a copy, please contact Eric.Xiong (at)

Background Information

Full statistics about the number of new substance registration certificates issued can be found at CIRS’s China New Substance Registration Watch

After a new substance notification has been approved, a registration certificate containing specific management category will be issued. Certificate holder needs to fulfill different post-notification obligations depending on the management category of the substance. Annual activity report is one of the obligations.

More information about post-notification obligations can be found here.


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