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REACHREACH: One hazardous chemical added to the Candidate List

N-(hydroxymethyl)acrylamide has been added to the Candidate List. It is mostly used in polymers and when manufacturing other chemicals, textiles, leather or fur.

REACHREACH: Update of the REACH annexes

The European Commission has revised certain information requirements for registering chemicals under REACH.

REACHREACH: Restriction on PFAs

New timeline on restriction on PFAs published.

REACHREACH: Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) June 2022 Update

New intention to identify a substance of very high concern has been received.

REACHREACH: Restriction Roadmap

The Commission has published a Restrictions Roadmap to provide detailed information on all ongoing work on future restrictions under the EU chemical legislation.

REACHPosition on the upcoming revision of the REACH Regulation

Key messages of our lobbying partner Orgalim on the public consultation about the targeted revision of the REACH Regulation.

REACHFive substances added to REACH Authorisation List

The Authorisation List now contains 59 entries.

REACHUpcoming changes to REACH information requirements

The European Commission has revised certain information requirements for registering chemicals under REACH.

REACHREACH: Eight substances proposed for authorisation - Public consultation

ECHA invites comments on its proposal to include eight substances of very high concern in the REACH Authorisation List.

REACHREACH: How to make your registration fulfil REACH information requirements

ECHA has updated its recommendations to help companies improve their registration dossiers.

REACHREACH: Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) February 2022 Update

New intentions to identify a substance of very high concern have been received.

REACHREACH: Review (February 2022 Update)

The webpage on the REACH Revision is now available.

Waste DirectiveSCIP Database - New documents published

‘SCIP’ is the database for information on Substances of Concern In articles as such or in complex objects (products) established under the Waste Framework Directive.

REACHREACH: Restriction proposal on intentionally-added microplastics

The draft restriction proposal is expected to be discussed with Member States in the REACH Committee before the end of 2021.

REACHREACH: Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) - December 2021 update

Four proposals to identify new substances of very high concern have been published.

REACHREACH: Review & Chemicals strategy for sustainability

The Strategy recognises the need for a targeted revision of the REACH legislation to achieve its objectives.

REACHREACH: Restriction on the manufacture, placing on the market and use of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)

PFCAs cannot be placed on the market or used in most applications from 23 February 2023 onwards.

REACHREACH: Candidate list of substances of very high concern updated

Candidate List of substances of very high concern has been updated with eight hazardous chemicals.

REACHSCIP Database: September 2021 update

The release of the SCIP dissemination portal is foreseen for September 2021 and will include a minimal set of initial features.

REACHREACH restriction proposal on PFAs (Perfluoralkoxy-Polymeres) and roadmap for group restrictions

News on ongoing consultations for REACH restrictions, as well as a roadmap to prioritise substances for (group) restrictions under REACH.