EC comments on EFSA’s communication of BPA risk assessment

DG SANTE informed CHEM Trust that communication on BPA risk assessment is EFSA’s responsibility, JRC works on EU regulation for non-plastic FCMs

Regulators exposed due to EDC criteria delay

Czech chemical company fights ECHA’s finding that DEHP should be identified as an endocrine disruptor in the environment

ECHA reports on SVHC Roadmap progress

ECHA reviewed hundreds of Substances of Very High Concern in 2014

ECHA to evaluate 134 substances in years 2015-2017

ECHA adopted Community Rolling Action Plan (CoRAP), 48 substances specified for 2015

REACH requirements for reproductive toxicity changed

ECHA now requires one generation reprotoxicity test method

ECHA biocides committee adopts 13 opinions

Opinions cover five active substances, hydrogen peroxide approved under product-type 4 as food and feed area disinfectant

ECHA prioritizes CMR substances for risk management

The European Chemicals Agency published a new report on carcinogenic, mutagenic and reprotoxic substances (CMRs)

Danish phthalate ban dropped

European Commission estimates Danish phthalate ban to contradict EU rules, Danish Minister of the Environment drops ban for the time being

Europa: Chemicals to be evaluated 2014-2016

ECHA adopts substance evaluation plan for 2014-2016; includes several food contact substances