Industrial Safety and Health Law (ISHL)

ISHL is a law aimed at ensuring the safety and health of workers in the workplace and promoting the establishment of a comfortable working environment. It stipulates the safety and health management system, measures to protect workers from danger and health disorders, regulations on machinery and dangerous goods / harmful substances, safety and health education for workers, maintenance and promotion of workers’ health Measures, etc.
To achieve the above-mentioned aim, there is a registration system for new substances to Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW), prior to their manufacture and/or importation.

(1) Less than 100kg/year
Dossier(No study is required)
(2)100kg or more (Listed in the inventory within 1 year after the notification)

Polymer exemption is applied to a certain type of polymer.