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INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS BILL 2017 PASSED BY BOTH HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT

21 February 2019

Three out of a group of six bills to establish a new national regulatory scheme for industrial chemicals, including those […]

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Review of Therapeutic Goods Order 54 – Standards for Disinfectants and associated guidance

13 February 2019

AFGC’s submission – Review of Therapeutic Goods Order 54 – Standards for Disinfectants and associated guidance. Login to the Members […]

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The Year Ahead for Retail

7 February 2019

Coles CEO Steven Cain and Woolworths CEO Brad Banducci answer five key questions about 2019 as part of annual survey […]

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CHAIN OF RESPONSIBILITY MASTER CODE RELEASED

6 February 2019

Safe Trucking and Supply Chains Ltd, a company jointly owned by the Australian Logistics Council (ALC) and the Australian Trucking […]

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NSW ENERGY SUPPORT PROGRAMS

29 January 2019

The NSW Office of Environment and Heritage has released support programs to help manufacturers reduce energy usage and costs. Login […]

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SciTech News – January 2019

29 January 2019

The January edition of the AFGC’s SciTech News is now available. Log in to the Members Centre to read the […]

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TRADE UPDATE – JANUARY 2019

24 January 2019

Read the first Trade Update for 2019. This quarterly piece highlights the latest international trade issues and news for the […]

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AGRICULTURAL & VETERINARY CHEMICAL RESIDUES PERMITTED IN FOOD

10 January 2019

In June 2018, the AFGC and other stakeholders made requests to FSANZ to harmonise Australia’s Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) with […]

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IMPACT OF RAPID ESCALATION OF STEVEDORE INFRASTRUCTURE CHARGES

12 December 2018

There has been a rapid escalation in infrastructure charges from stevedore operators in Australia over the past couple of years. […]

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SENATE SELECT COMMITTEE INTO THE OBESITY EPIDEMIC IN AUSTRALIA – REPORT ISSUE

7 December 2018

On 10 May 2018, the Senate resolved that the Select Committee into the obesity epidemic in Australia. Login to the […]

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FEDERAL MODERN SLAVERY LEGISLATION – UPDATE

6 December 2018

The Australian Government’s Modern Slavery Bill 2018 has passed through the House of Representatives and has become law. Login to […]

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HEALTH STAR RATING 5 YEAR REVIEW – DATA REQUEST

30 November 2018

The Health Star Rating (HSR) Front-of-Pack Labelling Scheme five year review is now in its final stages. The HSR review […]

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