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KRAIBURG TPE Introduces Food Contact TPEs for Food Safety Material Requirements
26/11/2021 - KRAIBURG TPE extends its offering of food contact TPEs with a new THERMOLAST® K series to ensure...
Updated Candidate List package available
09/07/2021 - We have released a new package that is aligned with each inclusion of additional substances to the Candidate List. Eight new entries were added to the list on 8 July. When providing...
Highlights from June RAC and SEAC meetings
16/06/2021 - The Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) adopted its opinion supporting Germany’s proposal to restrict PFHxA, its salts and related substances. A consultation on the draft opinion of the...
Glyphosate: EU regulators begin review of renewal assessments
15/06/2021 - ECHA/NR/2021/18 ECHA and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) have received a draft assessment of glyphosate carried out by four EU Member States and will now begin to consider...
Chromium trioxide widely used in plating and surface treatment
08/06/2021 - ECHA/NR/21/17 ECHA has received over 1 000 notifications from industrial sites using chromium trioxide in chrome plating and surface treatment in the EU. This follows two European...
REACH and CLP have improved protection – but more needs to be done
01/06/2021 - ECHA/NR/21/16 Europe’s workers, consumers and the environment are better protected from harmful chemicals thanks to the EU’s chemicals laws, REACH and CLP. Despite progress,...
Companies must review registrations transferred from the UK
26/04/2021 - ECHA/NR/21/14 All transfers of registrations following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU have now been completed. More than 8 000 UK-based registrations have been successfully...
Nearly 300 chemicals identified as candidates for regulatory action
21/04/2021 - ECHA/NR/21/13 In 2020, ECHA assessed around 1 900 registered chemicals in groups. 290 of these may be candidates for further regulatory risk management at EU level if their hazards...
Highlights from March RAC and SEAC meetings
23/03/2021 - The Committees for Risk Assessment (RAC) and for Socio-Economic Analysis (SEAC) agreed that the restriction report on lead in outdoor shooting and fishing conforms to the requirements...
Evaluation activities sped up by assessing chemicals in groups
24/02/2021 - ECHA/NR/2021/10 In 2020, ECHA checked 1 900 chemicals to identify a need for further assessment. Registrations for 258 chemicals were also checked for compliance with the REACH...
REACH authorisation has positive health and environmental impacts
13/01/2021 - ECHA/NR/20/04 The EU-wide requirement for companies to obtain authorisation from the European Commission before using harmful chemicals has sped up substitution and reduced risks to...
Clean tap water for all EU citizens – ECHA’s work on new directive begins
12/01/2021 - ECHA/NR/21/03 The revised Drinking Water Directive comes into effect today. It aims to protect people, improve access to water and ensure uniform safety standards for industry....
What do EU citizens think about nanomaterials?
16/11/2020 - ECHA/PR/20/08 A recent survey carried out in five selected EU countries shows that citizens demand better labelling of everyday products containing nanomaterials and increased...
ECHA Weekly - 7 October 2020
07/10/2020 - View online REACH New restriction...
Paul Krajnik is the new chair of ECHA’s Management Board
25/09/2020 - ECHA/NR/20/31 Starting on 1 October 2020, he will chair the Management Board for the next two years.  Helsinki, 25 September 2020 – ECHA’s...
New Board of Appeal decisions concerning vertebrate animal testing on cosmetic ingredients
18/08/2020 - ECHA/NR/20/27 The ECHA Board of Appeal has adopted two important decisions which examine the links between REACH and the Cosmetics Regulation with regard to the requirements for...
22 hazardous chemicals added to EU regulation on imports and exports
22/07/2020 - ECHA/NR/20/26 Exporters of the substances now have to notify their designated national authority before exporting them. In most cases, consent from the importing country is also...
New ECHA Project to Check Plastics & Rubber Materials for Hazardous Substances
08/07/2020 - ECHA’s Enforcement Forum has agreed that its major enforcement project planned for 2022 (REF-10) will focus on integrated checks of products for hazardous substances under REACH. Most of the...
Candidate List update: Four new hazardous chemicals to be phased out
25/06/2020 - ECHA/PR/20/05 The additions include three substances that are toxic to reproduction and one endocrine disruptor. The Candidate List of substances of very high concern (SVHCs)...
Biocides committee recommends approving three active substances
23/06/2020 - ECHA/NR/20/23 ECHA’s Biocidal Products Committee (BPC) also concluded that esbiothrin should not be approved for use in insecticides and acaricides as it poses an...
ECHA’s committees recommend restricting a subgroup of PFAS
17/06/2020 - ECHA/NR/20/21 The Committee for Socio-economic Analysis (SEAC) supported Norway’s proposal to restrict the use of perfluorohexane-1-sulphonic acid (PFHxS) to prevent it being used...