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Japan Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Released the Registration Date for Small Amount New Chemical Substance in 2016

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Japan METI states that the second date for 2016 small amount new chemical substance confirmation is from 1 June 2016 (Wednesday) to 10 June 2016 (Friday). Relevant enterprises please get prepared in advance.

It is estimated that the third date for small amount new chemical substance confirmation of 2016 is from 1 September to 9 September while the fourth time is from 1 December to 9 December. Required materials are as follows:

Submit documents


Application form and relevant materials

Small amount new chemical substance manufacture/ import application form(original) (A4 Portrait)

3 (for each substance)

Application form (original) Copy (A4 Portrait)

1 (for each substance)

Appendix of confirmation letter

notified substance list (appendix of confirmation letter) (A4 Landscape)


Other materials

Self addressed envelope (the envelope should be suit for full A4 size)

1 [Note: 1. The receiver information (including address, department etc.) shall be written on envelope. 2. It shall be send as registered mail or simple registered mail (or express according to requirement). 3. Stick a corresponding stamp.]

P.S: The software for low volume confirmation and small amount confirmation of new chemical substance (5.1 version) has been published.

Enterprises please update and use the latest software as soon as possible.

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