ECHA’s Risk Assessment Committee (RAC) supports the restriction for the use of lead in ammunition for hunting, outdoor sport shooting and fishing. However, it recommends a shorter transition period for phasing out lead gunshot in hunting.
In an effort to increase and harmonize controls of compliance with the REACH Regulation (EC 1907/2006) in all EU Member States and renew enforcement provisions as part of the ongoing revision to the Regulation, the European Commission is considering the possibility to establish a regular and targeted audit system.
The Competent Authorities of France, Germany, and Ireland are issuing a call for evidence (CfE) regarding the uses of substances classified as skin sensitisers in consumer mixture.
“Draft Commission Implementing Regulation approving didecyldimethylammonium chloride (DDAC) as an active substance for use in biocidal products of product-types 1 and 2 in accordance with Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council”
The List of SVHC Substances Candidate for Authorization was updated on June 10, 2022. The substance N-(hydroxymethyl)acrylamide (CAS: 924-42-5; EC: 213-103-2), which is used as a monomer for polymerization, as a copolymer of fluoroalkyl acrylate, and in paints and coatings, has been included in the SVHC list due to its carcinogenic and mutagenic properties.
A proposal for the revision of the harmonized classification for glyphosate, one of the most widely used active ingredients in pesticides as herbicide or weed killer, had been submitted by Germany.
TEAM mastery will partecipate at 35th edition of Chemspec Europe that will take place in Frankfurt, Germany, from 31 May to 1 June, 2022.
On April 25, 2022, the European Commission published a Restrictions Roadmap under the Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability
The European CHemical Agency (ECHA) has announced the submission of two proposals for the restriction of substances.
Regulation (EU) 2022/477 of March 24, 2022, which amends Annexes VI to X of the Regulation (REACH), has entered into force on April 14. However, REACH actors will have six months from the entry into force of the amendments to comply with them.