ECHA recommends 15 SVHCs for authorization

ECHA proposes to add 15 substances of very high concern to the REACH Authorization List; includes 3 food contact chemicals

ECHA adds two new SVHCs to Candidate List

Series of mixed alkyl diesters added to Candidate List, one compound mix listed as food contact material

Opinion: Caution needed on simplified REACH authorization process

CHEM Trust is concerned that simplification proposals for REACH could increase chemical risks

NGOs highlight importance of REACH in circular economy

Position paper calls for clean circular economy in Europe, presence of hazardous chemicals in recycled materials poses threat to public and market confidence

REACH requirements for reproductive toxicity changed

ECHA now requires one generation reprotoxicity test method

ChemSec: REACH authorization process requires improvements

Authorization process shall be smooth and efficient, strong focus on REACH’s original intentions is a must

ChemSec concerned about changes to the REACH authorization process

Changes proposed by the EC to the authorization process might jeopardize intentions of REACH

PFOA may be placed on Annex XV

Germany submits restriction proposal for PFOA under Annex XV of REACH, dossier prepared in cooperation with Norway

Opinion: REACH can benefit SMEs

News provider euronews argues that small and medium sized businesses can be successful under European chemical regulation

DEHP authorized for the manufacturing of aircraft engines

European Commission granted first authorization for DEHP