Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Toolkit

25 August 2021

The chemicals industry, like the rest of the world, has been impacted by Covid-19. As well as dealing with regulatory deadlines and the new obligations as a result of leaving the EU, the chemicals industry has also been helping to protect the world through the continued manufacture of hand sanitisers and the development of vaccines.

Furlough Toolkit

12 August 2021

This toolkit provides guidance for managing furlough and the Job Retention Scheme. It provides links to key information and templates on the website. This information is being continually checked and updated.

REACH Toolkit

31 May 2021

This toolkit provides guidance to help understand your obligations and to manage the REACH registration process. Note that this toolkit only takes into account the EU REACH regulation. The UK REACH topic covers the new UK REACH regulations.

Brexit toolkit — chemicals regulations

31 May 2021

Following the UK referendum vote in June 2016 to leave the EU and subsequent invocation of Article 50 in March 2017, the UK formally left the EU on 31 January 2020. During the transition period, the EU and UK negotiated the terms of a post-Brexit relationship and on Christmas Eve 2020, the Prime Minister outlined that an agreement had been reached. The transition period formally ended on 31 December 2020.

Re-opening the workplace Toolkit — chemicals sector

23 September 2020

This toolkit provides guidance for employers re-opening the workplace following the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and nation lockdown. The toolkit provides links to key information and templates on the website. This information is being continually checked and updated.