Submissions—Review of the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme 2012

The Discussion Paper: Review of the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS)—June 2012 was released on 1 June 2012. Submissions were received betweeen 1 June and 27 July 2012. The comments received from this consultation process will be used to inform the government of stakeholder views.

Page last updated: 17 October 2012

The following organisations and individuals provided responses to the call for public comment on the Discussion Paper: Review of the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS)—June 2012:


  1. 3M Australia Pty Ltd
  2. Accord Australasia Limited
  3. ACTU/ QCU/ VTHC (Joint Submission)
  4. Aldous, Dr G—Easton, Ms R—Roberts, Prof M S
  5. Amtrade International Pty Ltd
  6. Amway of Australia
  7. Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) [Awaiting web accessible version]
  8. Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC)
  9. Australian Industry Group
  10. Australian Manufacturing Workers Union (AMWU)
  11. Australian Paint Manufacturers' Federation Inc (APMF)
  12. Beiersdorf Australia Limited
  13. Cancer Council Australia
  14. COAG Standing Council on Environmental and Water
  15. Complementary Healthcare Council of Australia
  16. Cosmetic Toiletry and Fragrance Association of New Zealand Inc
  17. Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association
  18. Council of Textile and Fashion Industries of Australia Limited (TFIA)
  19. CropLife Australia Limited
  20. Department of Health, Victoria
  21. DIC Australia P/L
  22. Doctors for the Environment Australia Inc (DEA)
  23. Estee Lauder Pty Ltd
  24. Global Industry Council for FluoroTechnology (FluoroCouncil)
  25. Gonlag, Michael
  26. Haztech Environmental
  27. Johnson & Johnson Pacific Pty Ltd
  28. Jurlique International Pty Ltd
  29. Lanxess Pty Ltd [Confidential content excluded]
  30. McCormack, Lyndall
  31. Minerals Council of Australia
  32. Mobil
  33. Nalco Australia Pty Ltd
  34. National Farmers' Federation
  35. NICNAS Community Engagement Forum
  36. Nyrstar
  37. Organic Arsenical Products Task Force (OAPTF)
  38. ORICA [Confidential submission]
  39. Personal Care Products Council (USA)
  40. Plastics and Chemicals Industries Association (PACIA)
  41. Procter & Gamble [Confidential submission]
  42. ROAM
  43. Safe Work Australia
  44. Unilever Australasia
  45. Wacker Chemicals Australia Pty Ltd
  46. Wacker Chemie AG

In addition to the original PDF, each of the submissions has been re-formatted to meet accessibility requirements and is presented in html format. Where re-formatting has occurred, all attempts have been made to ensure the resulting document remains an accurate representation of the original submission.
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