Applications for authorisation - current consultations
The application for authorisation process includes a period of public consultation. It lasts for eight weeks.
Anyone can provide information on alternative substances or technologies for the uses of Annex XIV substances included in applications for authorisation. Those most likely to be interested are companies, organisations representing industry or civil society, individual citizens, as well as public authorities.
The following documents describe the public consultation process:
|Public consultation on alternatives||Presentation describing the public consultation process and the applicant's role in this process.|| Download |
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|Submission of information on alternatives||Instructions of how interested third parties can submit information for the public consultation on alternatives for applications for authorisation.||Download|
Provide your comments
In order to facilitate the work of ECHA's Committees in reviewing the comments received, you are kindly invited to provide your comments in English preferably. By clicking on a link in the table below, you will get access to the full broad information on the use applied for, and to the related commenting form. Comments are welcomed from the EU or beyond.
|Consultation Number||Name||EC Number||CAS Number||Deadline for comments||Applicant(s)||Use name||Status|
|0029-01||1,2-Dichloroethane (EDC)||203-458-1||107-06-2||07/10/2015||Laboratoires Expanscience||Use as process and extracting solvent in the manufacture of plant-derived pharmaceutical bioactive ingredients||Opinion development|
||The use of sodium chromate as an anticorrosion agent of the carbon steel cooling system in absorption refrigerators up to 0.75% by weight (Cr6+) in the cooling solution||Opinion development|
|07/10/2015||Boliden Mineral AB||The use of sodium dichromate in copper/lead separation in concentrators handling complex sulphide ores||Opinion development|
||Formulation of mixtures||Opinion development|
||Functional Chrome Plating||Opinion development|
||Functional chrome plating with decorative character||Opinion development|
||Surface treatment for applications in the aeronautics and aerospace industries, unrelated to Functional chrome plating or Functional chrome plating with decorative character||Opinion development|
||Surface treatment (except passivation of tin-plated steel (ETP)) for applications in various industry sectors namely architectural, automotive, metal manufacturing and finishing, and general engineering (unrelated to Functional chrome plating or Functional chrome plating with decorative character)||Opinion development|
||Passivation of tin-plated steel (ETP)||Opinion development|