23 October 2014 - News item

Scientific workshop on nanomaterials

ECHA organises two day scientific workshop on regulatory challenges in risk assessment of nanomaterials. Over 200 experts from all over the world have gathered to Helsinki to discuss how to assess the risks of nanomaterials. The guests represent industry, academia, non-governmental organisations, national and international authorities.

Event's page | Event's programme [PDF]


Public Consultations


Testing proposals

Start Date 18/09/2014 Deadline: 03/11/2014
47 testing proposals
Start Date 16/10/2014 Deadline: 01/12/2014
33 testing proposals


Start Date 16/09/2014 Deadline: 14/11/2014
2 consultations on SEAC draft opinion
Start Date 15/10/2014 Deadline: 29/11/2014
2 calls for evidence
Start Date 18/06/2014 Deadline: 18/12/2014
2 restriction proposals
Start Date 17/09/2014 Deadline: 17/03/2015
1 restriction proposal

Identification of substances of very high concern

There are currently no ongoing consultations

Draft recommendation of substances for the Authorisation list

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

Applications for authorisation

There are currently no ongoing consultations

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Harmonised classification and labelling

Start Date: 09/09/2014 Deadline: 24/10/2014
2 CLH proposals
Start Date: 26/09/2014 Deadline: 10/11/2014
4 CLH proposals
Start Date: 14/10/2014 Deadline: 28/11/2014
1 CLH proposal
Start Date: 21/10/2014 Deadline: 05/12/2014
3 CLH proposals


Potential candidates for substitution

There are currently no ongoing consultations