The European Commission has published, on November 19th, in the official Gazette, the complete text concerning the new restriction for the substance N,N-dimethylformamide (DMF).
ECHA has published the outcomes of the discussions held during the Biocidal Products Committee (BPC) meeting from November 29 to December 3.
According to Legislative Decree 116/2020, producers are obliged to apply Environmental Labeling to all the packagings.
The deadlines for resubmitting pending active substance applications to the HSE have expired. Several active ingredient/product type combinations that were part of the EU review program have not been resubmitted to the UK yet.
On 29 November 2021, was published in the Official Gazette the Legislative Decree no. 179/2021, which contains the discipline for penalties related to violations of the BPR Regulation’s and DPR 392/1998 provisions, concerning the making available on the market and use of biocidal products.
The “Safer Chemical Conference 2021” was held online on 6 October, by ECHA. More than 2.000 people from all over the world attended the conference.
Ecolabel is a quality brand that is reliable and verified by a third party. The new criteria promote the reduction of the environmental impact of products on water, soil, and biodiversity, contributing to a clean and circular economy and a toxic-free environment.
ECHA published an advice on using the OECD Guideline focusing on how to reliably combine different data from non-animal studies to assess skin sensitization of chemicals.
The Ministry of Health and the Agency of Excise Duties, Customs and Monopolies (ADM) have announced, by press release, that, from last 4 October, and for a period of 24 months, border control activities will be reinforced concerning the compliance of chemical products with the REACH and CLP Regulations.
The Biocidal Products Committee (BPC) concluded that d-allethrin should not be approved in insecticides and also adopted some Union authorization opinions.