01 September 2014 - Press release

ECHA's proposal to add new substances to the Authorisation List is now in public consultation

ECHA has launched a public consultation on its  draft recommendation of new substances to be included in the Authorisation List. Comments can be submitted by 30 November 2014. In parallel, ECHA facilitates a call by the European Commission on the possible socio-economic consequences of the inclusion of these substances in Annex XIV. 


Public Consultations


Testing proposals

Start Date 14/08/2014 Deadline: 28/09/2014
50 testing proposals
Start Date 17/09/2014 Deadline: 31/10/2014
49 testing proposals


Start Date 19/03/2014 Deadline: 19/09/2014
2 restriction proposals
Start Date not set Deadline: 14/11/2014
2 consultations on SEAC draft opinion
Start Date 18/06/2014 Deadline: 18/12/2014
2 restriction proposals
Start Date not set Deadline: 17/03/2015
1 restriction proposal

Identification of substances of very high concern

Start Date 01/09/2014 Deadline: 16/10/2014
10 substances

Draft recommendation of substances for the Authorisation list

Start Date 01/09/2014 Deadline: 30/11/2014
22 substances

Applications for authorisation

Start Date 13/08/2014 Deadline: 08/10/2014
3 consultations

RSS (Opens New Window)


Harmonised classification and labelling

Start Date: 12/08/2014 Deadline: 26/09/2014
1 CLH proposal
Start Date: 09/09/2014 Deadline: 24/10/2014
2 CLH proposals


Potential candidates for substitution

There are currently no ongoing consultations