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82 % of inspected internet advertisements for hazardous chemicals lack required warning

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.

Authorities to focus on identifying substances of potential concern

The focus of ECHA and Member States is on substances for which concerns have not yet been clarified. Currently, new data is being generated or assessed on 750 substances. Substances are increasingly addressed in groups based on structural similarity.

Are you interested in Union authorisation for your biocidal product?
ECHA’s website gives an overview of the application deadlines until the end of 2019. Union authorisation allows you to place a biocidal product on the market throughout the EU without the need for specific national authorisation.


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Workshop on EUSES update needs
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