Guest Column: Why PFAS regulation must recognise the significant differences between compounds Locked

A one-size-fits-all approach could bring unintended consequences, says the American Chemistry Council’s Robert Simon

North America, United States

Auto electronics reporting measure to be removed in July Locked

Some companies already transitioning away from REC 019 datasheets

Europe, Global

Expert Focus: What obligations do goods importers have under the EPA’s risk evaluation fees rule? Locked

Lawrence E Culleen, partner at law firm Arnold & Porter, outlines the implications and next steps for importers of formulated products and articles containing any of 20 substances the US EPA has designated as high-priority

North America, United States

What's behind a fall in the impact of diesel engine exhaust emissions on worker health? Locked

Europe

Canada imposes ministerial conditions on auto lubricant ingredient Locked

Canada, North America

EU Commission adopts REACH chromium trioxide authorisation decision Locked

Europe

Auto, electronics sectors to feel effects of reporting provision removal Locked

Deactivation of REC 019 could mean a move to full material declarations

Europe, Global

Proactive Alliance opens doors to organisations outside Europe Locked

Draft policy document set for March

Europe, Global

New York state to restrict firefighting foams containing PFASs Locked

Governor signs bill amid AFFF contamination concerns

North America, United States, US states

Commission adopts EU RoHS restriction exemption for lead in solders Locked

Europe

TSCA PBT rule would mean ban on specific adhesives, coatings industry says Locked

North America, United States

Exempt aerospace parts from PIP 3:1 TSCA rule, says industry Locked

Trade groups want same exception as auto sector

North America, United States

Feature: Titanium dioxide – a decade of dispute Locked

Looking back at the European Commission's much discussed substance classification

Europe

Industry blockchain project to track cobalt will expand to other metals Locked

Volvo joins initiative

Africa & Middle East, Congo (DRC), Global

Proposed class action puts Australia's PFAS policies in the spotlight Locked

Up to 40,000 people living near defence sites affected

Asia Pacific, Australia

REACH & CLP Hub: Chromates under authorisation – a state of play overview Locked

Europe

Commission adopts REACH chromate authorisation decisions Locked

SVHC uses granted for aerospace applications

Europe

EU Commission consults on proposed lead exemptions in scrapped vehicles Locked

Europe

Auto industry concerned about lack of viable DINP, DIDP substitutes Locked

‘Significant burdens and costs’ of replacement cited in response to TSCA evaluation requests

North America, United States

Brexit: UK manufacturers warn against backtrack on EU regulatory alignment Locked

‘Taking back control of UK regulation’ rhetoric sends unease across key sectors

Europe, UK

Aerospace and defence reauthorisation consortium identifies chromates uses Locked

Next step will define scope and priorities

Europe

SVHC database obligations ‘risk industrial espionage’, says space trade group Locked

ASD-Eurospace urges member states to consider sector exemption

Europe

Echa SVHC database ‘exceeds legal boundaries’ Locked

Potential costs foreseen for auto industry; waste group welcomes information

Europe

ELoC interpretation spells ‘uncertainty’ for resorcinol evaluation Locked

RTF raises concerns at French SVHC restriction proposal due early 2020

Europe

Lanxess: chromates sale will not disrupt authorisation obligations Locked

Legal entity changes 'quite normal' says Echa

Europe

California issues Prop 65 factsheets on auto parts, chloroprene Locked

North America, United States, US states

Commission grants five-year RoHS exemption for DEHP use Locked

Use of lead in solders in engines also permitted

Europe

Aerospace industry flags critical uses of TSCA high priority candidates Locked

AIA warns of 'unintended consequences' if eight substances face eventual restrictions

North America, United States

Aerospace and defence firms launch chromates reauthorisation consortia Locked

UK REACH authorisations will be within scope if required

Europe

Acea raises concerns over Echa’s plan to list potential restrictions Locked

Overlap with RMOAs should be considered

Europe