Chemicals: Specialised services

Federal services

The Confederation is responsible:

  • for all reporting, registration and licensing procedures
  • for random sample checks on the self-regulation of chemicals that are not subject to a reporting or registration requirement .

Services of cantons

The cantons are responsible:

  • for supervision of the market for all chemicals, whereby the Confederation plays a coordinating and supportive role.
  • for the monitoring of compliance with regulations on handling chemicals.


Services of the EU

International services

Last modification 26.05.2015

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