International Chemical Control Regulations

Aegis Environmental Strategies, Inc. assists companies in complying with the laws and regulations relating to the commercialization of new and existing chemical substances in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

Examples of our services include the following:

Determine the status of substances in preparations, in articles, and in other categories of substances, such as polymers and determine the applicability of reporting exemptions and exclusions in the these jurisdictions;

  • United States
    Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
  • Canada
    Domestic and Non-Domestic Substances Lists (DSL/NDSL)
  • European Union
    Registration, Evaluation Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)
  • China
    Inventory of Existing Chemical Substances in China (IECSC)
  • Japan
    Chemical Substances Control Law (CSCL)
  • Korea
    Existing Chemicals Inventory (KECI) under the Toxic Chemicals Control Law (TCCL) and Industrial Safety and Health Law (ISHL)
  • Australia
    Australian Inventory of Chemical Substances (AICS)
  • Philippines
    Philippine Inventory of Chemicals and Chemical Substances (PICCS)
  • Switzerland
    Swiss Chemicals Ordinance (ChemO)
  • New Zealand
    Inventory of Chemicals (NZIoC)
  • Taiwan
    Toxic Chemical Substances Control Act       (TCSCA)
  • Other countries implementing chemical control regulations


The ingredients in your products will be checked against all of these lists of prohibited chemicals:

  • The European Union’s Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) list.
  • The TSCA Chemicals of Concern
  • Stockholm Convention of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP)
  • RoHS: Restriction of Hazardous Substances (Directive 2002/95/EC). (EU, China, and other countries)
  • WEEE: Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment. (Directive 2002/96/EC) (EU)
  • Montreal Protocol – Greenhouse gases

Monitoring Legislative Changes

  • Monitor legislative changes and policy developments throughout the world; and
  • Closely follow the regulatory dialog pertaining to highly fluorinated chemicals, particularly fluoropolymers. PFOS, PFAS, PFOA, etc.