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82 % of inspected internet advertisements for hazardous chemicals lack required warning
23/04/2018

An enforcement project checking online advertisements for hazardous chemical mixtures finds a significant number with no hazard statements. Administrative orders, fines and criminal complaints have been undertaken.

REACH
ECHA welcomes improved clarity on nanomaterials in the EU - Member States vote to amend REACH Annexes
26/04/2018
The REACH Committee has voted to amend REACH Annexes to explicitly address nanoforms of substances. The new requirements range from defining and characterising the nanoforms of substances, to ensuring that human health and specific environmental information is relevant. The draft Regulation is now subject to a 3 month scrutiny by the Parliament and Council before being adopted by the Commission.
REACH
Distributors taking up the role of importer are within the scope of a DCG solution
25/04/2018
To ensure a steady supply of substances critical to EU businesses, the Directors’ Contact Group (DCG) has agreed to extend its solution to issue 21 to distributors. This solution relates to substances with no registration intentions from an EU manufacturer or importer and was originally applied to downstream users.

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REACH

Calls for comments and evidence
Substances: 1
  • Start date: 01/03/2018
  • Deadline: 11/05/2018
Substances: 1
  • Start date: 28/03/2018
  • Deadline: 11/05/2018
Substances: 1
  • Start date: 21/03/2018
  • Deadline: 17/05/2018
Restrictions
Consultations on SEAC draft opinion: 1
  • Start date: 21/03/2018
  • Deadline: 21/05/2018
Restriction proposals: 2
  • Start date: 20/12/2017
  • Deadline: 20/06/2018
Testing proposals
Testing proposals: 28
  • Start date: 26/03/2018
  • Deadline: 11/05/2018
Testing proposals: 27
  • Start date: 23/04/2018
  • Deadline: 07/06/2018

CLP

Harmonised classification and labelling
CLH proposals: 1
  • Start date: 26/02/2018
  • Deadline: 27/04/2018
CLH proposals: 4
  • Start date: 12/03/2018
  • Deadline: 11/05/2018
CLH proposals: 4
  • Start date: 09/04/2018
  • Deadline: 08/06/2018
CLH proposals: 3
  • Start date: 23/04/2018
  • Deadline: 22/06/2018

BPR

There are currently no ongoing consultations.

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