13 Dec 2018

UK study finds high levels of boron in toy 'slime' products Locked

Europe, UK
12 Dec 2018

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
12 Dec 2018

EU delays non-toxic strategy until new Commission takes helm Locked

Original deadline of 7EAP obligation end of 2018

Europe
12 Dec 2018

Funding negotiations could delay Echa’s SVHC database Locked

Information requirements still to be defined

Europe
12 Dec 2018

Survey finds REACH and Brexit to dominate in 2019

Chemicals managers face a broad range of emerging issues

Europe, Global
12 Dec 2018

EU opens consultation on amending two REACH annexes Locked

Europe
12 Dec 2018

Aise urges drive to improve compliance on safe-use packaging Locked

Recommendation presented at Echa Enforcement Forum meeting

Europe
11 Dec 2018

No-deal Brexit: UK may diverge from EU REACH decisions Locked

They will be made on case-by-case basis, officials say

Europe, UK
11 Dec 2018

Kortenkamp boosts calls for legal mandates for mixture risk assessment Locked

Regulatory changes could be gradual

Europe, UK
11 Dec 2018

Industry calls for calm amid Brexit vote uncertainty Locked

‘Destabilising’ period following turbulent week in British politics

Europe, UK
11 Dec 2018

Denmark to impose temporary ban on microplastics in cosmetics

Ban will apply from January 2020 'at the latest', minister says

Denmark, Europe
11 Dec 2018

Lab capacity could halt EU endocrine disruptor assessments

Industry expects hundreds of substances will need testing at once, conference hears

Europe
11 Dec 2018

EU survey finds article suppliers lack information on SVHCs Locked

Less than half of 174 companies felt ‘well-informed’

Europe
11 Dec 2018

Tools in place for 2019 antimony data gathering initiative Locked

Europe, North America
10 Dec 2018

UK product database to address chemical safety issues Locked

UK will need infrastructure to exchange data, regardless of Brexit outcomes

Europe, UK
10 Dec 2018

Major European project finds high phthalates levels in toys Locked

Enforcement collaboration destroyed more than 30,000 products

Europe
7 Dec 2018

EU fire safety plans prompt industry discussion on flame retardants Locked

Grenfell Tower incident has raised need for action

Europe
6 Dec 2018

Cefic says SVHC equivalency must be judged ‘case-by-case’

REACH-equivalent concern mechanism requires policy paper and criteria

Europe
6 Dec 2018

European Council of Ministers backs third revision to CMD Locked

Trilogues with Commission and Parliament expected in January

Europe
6 Dec 2018

Data timetable 'under review' in a no-deal Brexit Locked

But full data requirement 'unavoidable', Defra says

Europe
6 Dec 2018

Echa round-up Locked

Europe
6 Dec 2018

Agency updates Brexit REACH Q&A webpage Locked

Europe, UK
5 Dec 2018

UK releases additional no-deal Brexit REACH guidance

Government sets out scenarios for business

Europe, UK
5 Dec 2018

Greater EU regulatory consistency needed for end-of-life vehicles – industry Locked

SVHCs and substance thresholds under question

Europe
4 Dec 2018

EU publishes Brexit guidance for cosmetic products Locked

Addresses ‘responsible person’ rules, product notification information

Europe
4 Dec 2018

Industry pushes Commission to extend CLP poison centre deadline

EU executive currently not considering postponement

Europe
3 Dec 2018

EU Commission adopts REACH nano changes

Requirements to apply from January 2020

Europe
29 Nov 2018

EU Council backs lower POPs limit on decaBDE flame retardants Locked

Concentration threshold still significantly above NGOs' goal

Europe
29 Nov 2018

Commission publishes RoHS Directive amendments for lead, cadmium Locked

Europe
29 Nov 2018

Echa round-up Locked

Europe