Draft Notification on control of List 5.6 Hazardous Substance is open for public comments

15 April 2020

Department of Industrial Works opened two draft legal documents, which replace following Ministerial Notifications published in 2015, for public comments:

  1. Notification of Ministry of Industry: Declaration of the production or import of hazardous substances of list 5.6 under the responsibility of Department of Industrial Works B.E. 2558 (2015)
  2. Notification of Ministry of Industry: Exemption from compliance with Hazardous Substance Act B.E. 2535
    for hazardous substances of list 5.6 under the responsibility of Department of Industrial Works B.E. 2558 (2015)

Draft documents clarify some ambiguities in the above-mentioned Ministerial Notifications, including the criteria of hazardous properties of List 5.6 and threshold limit of 1,000 kg/year.