List of substances proposed as POPs

List of substances proposed as POPs

List of substances proposed as POPs

Here you can find a list of all chemicals under preparation for their potential inclusion in the Stockholm Convention and their status.

The list gives an overview of the progress of the proposals submitted by the Commission on behalf of the EU. The table covers the main steps of the process from the preparation of a draft proposal, to the adoption of the risk profile and risk management evaluation by the POP Review Committee (POPRC) and the listing of the substance in the Convention and the POPs Regulation.

The list also provides an overview of the progress of proposals submitted by other parties to the Stockholm Convention from the publication of the proposal by the Convention Secretariat to the adoption of the risk profile and risk management evaluation by the POPRC and the listing of the substance in the Convention and the POPs Regulation.

ECHA supports the Commission and the Member States in identifying new POPs and carries out public consultations during the identification process for substances that have been proposed by the Commission.

Methoxychlor

EC / List no: 200-779-9 CAS no: 72-43-5
Status
Recommended for listing under the Stockholm Convention
Draft scientific dossier (Annex D) for the proposal
Start consultation on the draft proposal
End consultation on the draft proposal
Compilation of comments on the draft scientific dossier (Annex D) for the proposal
Council decision on the Commission proposal
18-Mar-2019
Council decision on the EU submission of the proposal for the listing of the substance in the Stockholm Convention
Revised draft scientific dossier (Annex D) for the proposal
POPRC decision on the fulfilment of Annex D criteria
04-Oct-2019
Draft risk profile
Start consultation on the draft risk profile
19-Feb-2020
End consultation on the draft risk profile
15-Apr-2020
Compilation of comments on the draft risk profile
Adoption of the risk profile by the POPRC
16-Jan-2021
Draft risk management evaluation
Start consultation on the draft RME
18-May-2021
End consultation on the draft RME
13-Jul-2021
Compilation of comments on the draft risk management evaluation
Adoption of the RME by the POPRC
28-Jan-2022
Recommended for listing by the POPRC
28-Jan-2022
COP decision on the listing of the substance
Depositary notification by the Secretary-General of the adoption of the amendment to the Convention
Issuance of the notification by the depositary of the Convention
Inclusion in the POPs Regulation
POPs Regulation Annex
POPs Regulation History
Remarks (public)
The risk profile of methoxychlor adopted at the 16th Meeting of the POPs Review Committee is available on the Stockholm Convention website http://www.pops.int/

The 17th meeting of the POPs Review Committee, recommended listing methoxychlor, in Annex A to the Stockholm Convention, without exemptions. The listing of Methoxychlor is expected to be decided at the 11th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention in 2023.
Set aside of the proposal
Reason why the proposal has been set aside
Submitter Counrty
European Union
First published
12-Nov-2020

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