The Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) supports France’s proposal to restrict the placing on the market, reuse and banning the secondary use of wood treated with creosote and related substances. The draft opinion of the Committee for Socio-Economic Analysis (SEAC) is open for comments until 7 November 2023.
ECHA’s Enforcement Forum has started to publish its advice on enforceability of REACH restrictions.
EU exporters are now required to notify their intentions to export 35 additional hazardous chemicals following an amendment to the EU’s Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Regulation. The new rules start applying on 1 November 2023.
- Hanna-Kaisa Torkkeli
- Mikko Väänänen
- Tiiu Bräutigam
- Irene Poza Latorre