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Materiales

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...
Immediate risk management suggested for 300 harmful chemicals
17/06/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/13Assessing chemicals in groups has sped up authorities’ work, with assessments for 1 900 substances finalised in 2021. For around 300 of these, risk management actions...
New user role increases confidentiality for SCIP and poison centre notifiers
06/06/2022 - As of 6 June, you can assign a “Submission Portal Manager Restricted” role in your ECHA account both within your company and for external users. Those with this role can only see the...
Lead in outdoor shooting and fishing: SEAC agrees draft opinion
02/06/2022 - The Committee for Socio-Economic Analysis (SEAC) has today agreed its draft opinion on restricting the use of lead in ammunition for hunting, outdoor sports shooting and in...
RAC backs restricting lead in outdoor shooting and fishing
31/05/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/11ECHA’s Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) supports restricting the use of lead in ammunition for hunting, outdoor sports shooting and in fishing. However, it...
Glyphosate: no change proposed to hazard classification
30/05/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/10ECHA's Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) agrees to keep glyphosate’s current classification as causing serious eye damage and being toxic to aquatic life. Based on...
KRAIBURG TPE’s FDA-approved Thermoplastic Elastomers for Pet Accessories
11/05/2022 - KRAIBURG TPE offers thermoplastic elastomers that comply with Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, US FDA CFR 21 (raw material conformity), China GB4806-2016, and EN71-3. TPEs are food-safe and meet DIN EN...
Glyphosate: EFSA and ECHA update timelines for assessments
10/05/2022 - The consultations carried out by EFSA and ECHA on the draft assessments of glyphosate attracted an unprecedented number of comments, confirming the high level of interest in this...
New advice for using read-across
06/05/2022 - ECHA’s advice helps companies create robust and complete read-across adaptations for their substances, including those of unknown or variable composition, complex reaction products or...
SME registrants: check your company size
04/05/2022 - If your company is micro, small or medium-sized, check that the company size you have claimed when registering your substance is correct and inform ECHA if you realise that the size was...
European Commission advances work on restrictions of harmful chemicals
25/04/2022 - The European Commission has today published a Restrictions Roadmap, which is an important step forward to provide detailed information on all ongoing work on future restrictions under the...
Only representatives must declare their non-EU manufacturers
25/04/2022 - Only representatives must identify the non-EU manufacturers they represent and provide their contact information by 14 October 2022. If you need to reorganise your REACH-IT accounts, our...