28 February 2014 - Press release
From 1 March 2014, new rules concerning the export and import of very hazardous chemicals will be implemented, when the revised Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Regulation becomes operational. At the same time, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) will take over the administrative and technical responsibility from the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission.
Identification of Substances of Very High Concern
Draft Recommendation of substances for the Authorisation List
Applications for authorisation
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Harmonised classification and labelling
Potential candidates for substitution