12 Sep 2019

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

ASD-Eurospace urges member states to consider sector exemption

Europe
12 Sep 2019

Echa SVHC database ‘exceeds legal boundaries’ Locked

Potential costs foreseen for auto industry; waste group welcomes information

Europe
30 Aug 2019

ELoC interpretation spells ‘uncertainty’ for resorcinol evaluation Locked

RTF raises concerns at French SVHC restriction proposal due early 2020

Europe
22 Aug 2019

Lanxess: chromates sale will not disrupt authorisation obligations Locked

Legal entity changes 'quite normal' says Echa

Europe
16 Aug 2019

California issues Prop 65 factsheets on auto parts, chloroprene Locked

North America, United States, US states
15 Aug 2019

Commission grants five-year RoHS exemption for DEHP use Locked

Use of lead in solders in engines also permitted

Europe
15 Aug 2019

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
8 Aug 2019

Aerospace and defence firms launch chromates reauthorisation consortia Locked

UK REACH authorisations will be within scope if required

Europe
8 Aug 2019

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

Overlap with RMOAs should be considered

Europe
8 Aug 2019

EU Commission opens consultation on end-of-life vehicles Directive Locked

Europe
30 Jul 2019

US escalates opposition to EU titanium dioxide, cobalt classifications Locked

New statement to WTO follows concerns raised by Australia, Mexico, the Philippines and Russia

Europe, North America, United States
24 Jul 2019

Cerium dioxide nanoparticles cause lung inflammation, UK study suggests Locked

Research by Public Health England

Europe, UK
18 Jul 2019

Commission adopts EU chromate authorisation decisions Locked

Uses include aerospace applications

Europe
18 Jul 2019

Ukraine sets transition period for paint VOC emission rules Locked

Europe, Ukraine
17 Jul 2019

California amends Prop 65 warning methods for rental vehicles Locked

North America, United States, US states
3 Jul 2019

Commission initiative supports SME due diligence in metals supply chain Locked

Europe
24 Jun 2019

US EPA proposes partial bans on four PBTs Locked

TSCA ‘expedited’ risk management rules announced

North America, United States
20 Jun 2019

Canada to require pollution prevention plans for Prepod Locked

Canada, North America
12 Jun 2019

Commission adopts EU restriction on TDFAs in sprays Locked

Europe
11 Jun 2019

Aerospace industry seeks continued methylene chloride availability under TSCA Locked

Workplace programme can reduce paint remover risk without 'unnecessarily restricting' commercial use

North America, United States
6 Jun 2019

Echa MSC agrees to exposure requests under Corap Locked

Tests for nanomaterials in car brake pads

Europe
6 Jun 2019

Trade groups call for exclusion of ADCA from REACH authorisation Locked

Associations urge worker threshold limit instead

Europe
30 May 2019

Switch to chromium III from VI despite Corap evaluation, Echa suggests Locked

Assessment of reprotoxic properties should not be a deterrent

Europe
16 May 2019

South Korea considering delay to extended RoHS following industry concerns Locked

Enforcement postponed until at least 2020

Asia Pacific, South Korea
13 May 2019

Methanol restriction on windscreen fluids in EU comes into force Locked

Europe
9 May 2019

Methanol restriction on windscreen fluids comes into force in EU Locked

Europe
2 May 2019

Firefighters call for fluorine-free foam at international POPs meeting Locked

Group rejects exemption for foam in global PFOA ban

Asia Pacific, Australia, Global, Multinational bodies
30 Apr 2019

Aerospace organisation releases substance reporting tool Locked

Aims to address ‘inefficiencies’ in gathering data

Global, Multinational bodies
25 Apr 2019

Development of Echa SVHC database resumes after resources agreed Locked

But 2020 deadline looking 'very difficult'

Europe
15 Apr 2019

Decisions to authorise uses of SVHCs adopted by EU Commission Locked

Automotive chrome plating, industrial uses granted

Europe