Materiales

Materiales

ECHA’s scientific committees support limiting lead use for outdoor shooting and fishing
30/11/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/20ECHA’s Committees for Socio-Economic Analysis and Risk Assessment back the proposed restriction on the use of lead in ammunition for hunting, outdoor sports shooting...
Rodent traps can be effective at controlling house mice infestations
29/11/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/19ECHA’s Biocidal Products Committee (BPC) considers that mechanical traps are suitable alternatives to anticoagulants for controlling indoor mice infestations....
European forum to target imports in next REACH enforcement project
22/11/2022 - HELSINKI, Finland—The Enforcement Forum of the European Chemicals Agency is to focus on the import of substances, mixtures and articles in its next European Union-wide
Next EU-wide REACH enforcement project to focus on imported products
16/11/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/18The Enforcement Forum of ECHA agreed that the next REACH enforcement project will investigate how companies fulfil the registration, authorisation and restriction...
One in four substances recovered from waste non-compliant with REACH
08/11/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/17Results from a Forum pilot enforcement project on substances recovered from waste reveal that 26 % of checked substances are in breach of...
SCIP database now open to submissions from EEA countries
07/11/2022 - From 7 November 2022, companies from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway can start submitting notifications to the SCIP database.
Window to claim registration numbers for NONS now closed
31/10/2022 - Companies had until 17 July 2022 to claim the registration numbers assigned to their notifications of new substances (NONS). By the deadline, over 4 700 numbers remained unclaimed. These...
EEA countries can soon notify to SCIP database
25/10/2022 - From 7 November, companies from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway  can submit notifications on their products containing substances of very high concern to...
Sharing of information on hazardous chemicals continues to increase
12/10/2022 - According to ECHA’s latest biennial report under the Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Regulation, the EU sent almost 20 000 notifications for the export of hazardous chemicals during...
Evaluation of SCIP database published
12/10/2022 - During the first half of this year, an evaluation of the SCIP database was conducted and finalised by an external provider. As part of this evaluation, a dedicated survey was developed and made...
Highlights from September BPC meeting
05/10/2022 - ECHA’s Biocidal Products Committee (BPC) backs the approval of sulphur dioxide generated from sulphur by combustion as an active substance used for disinfection of wine barrels. The...
Paul Krajnik re-elected as ECHA’s Management Board chair
30/09/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/16Paul Krajnik will chair ECHA’s governing board for the next two years. The Board also confirmed that Dr Sharon McGuinness would start as ECHA's Executive Director...
QSAR Toolbox extension broadens possibilities for animal-free chemicals assessment
27/09/2022 - The new add-on helps users to predict chemical properties, including endocrine activity, while avoiding testing on animals.Helsinki, 27 September 2022 -...
Have your say: Nine proposals to identify new substances of very high concern
07/09/2022 - ECHA is looking for comments on nine proposals to identify new substances of very high concern. Give comments by 17 October 2022.Helsinki, 7 September 2022...
Cancer-causing PAHs in clay targets need an EU-wide ban
20/09/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/15ECHA’s Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) supports the proposal to restrict polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in clay targets for shooting. The restriction...
M. Holland Obtains REACH Compliance for Mtegrity Resin
- Thermoplastic resin distributor M. Holland Co. has obtained Registration, Evaluation, Authorization, and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) compliance for its proprietary Mtegrity line of materials....
Tonnage band changes may now be taken into account during dossier evaluation process
27/07/2022 - Companies that downgrade the tonnage band in their registrations after ECHA has communicated the draft decision to them will need to prove the volume of their substance....
M. Holland announces REACH compliance from ECHA
27/07/2022 - M. Holland Company, an international distributor of thermoplastic resins and ancillary materials, announced that it has obtained Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of...
Dr Sharon McGuinness selected as ECHA's new Executive Director
22/06/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/14The Management Board of the European Chemicals Agency has selected Dr Sharon McGuinness as ECHA’s next Executive Director. Helsinki, 22...
Highlights from June Forum meeting
21/06/2022 - Helsinki, 21 June 2022 – The Enforcement Forum updated on its on-going enforcement projects, including preliminary results of an EU-wide project on REACH authorisation...