Materiales

Materiales

New IUCLID pharmaceutical datasets support alternatives to animal testing
24/01/2023 - ECHA/NR/23/03ECHA has published IUCLID structured datasets for 348 approved pharmaceuticals, with results from non-clinical animal studies and human information....
Changes to completeness checks of REACH registrations
23/01/2023 - The European Commission amended some of the information requirements for registering chemicals under REACH in 2021 and 2022. As of 1 May 2023, ECHA will start checking both new...
ECHA adds nine hazardous chemicals to Candidate List
17/01/2023 - ECHA/NR/23/02The Candidate List of substances of very high concern now contains 233 entries for chemicals that can harm people or the environment. Companies are responsible for...
ECHA receives PFASs restriction proposal from five national authorities
13/01/2023 - ECHA/NR/23/01The national authorities of Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden have submitted a proposal to ECHA to restrict per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances...
KRAIBURG Offers TPEs for Grips and Handles of Medical Instruments
09/01/2023 - KRAIBURG TPE now offers the THERMOLAST® H HC/AD1/AP series in Asia-Pacific for grips and...
Reported trade of hazardous chemicals increased following Brexit
19/12/2022 - ECHA/NR/22/21The reported volume of chemicals exported from and imported to the European Union (EU) under the Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Regulation, significantly increased in...
KRAIBURG Offers Custom-engineered TPEs for Medical Valves
09/12/2022 - KRAIBURG TPE offers high-quality custom-engineered compounds for medical valves. TPEs are both...
Highlights from December RAC and SEAC meetings
08/12/2022 - ECHA’s Committees for Socio-Economic Analysis (SEAC) and Risk Assessment (RAC) support the proposed restriction on PAHs in clay targets for shooting and adopted four opinions on...
Dr Sharon McGuinness starts as ECHA’s Executive Director
01/12/2022 - Helsinki, 1 December 2022 – Dr Sharon McGuinness starts her five-year term as Executive Director of the European Chemicals Agency today. Dr McGuinness was previously...
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...