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REACH
ECHA publishes PFAS restriction proposal
07/02/2023

The details of the proposed restriction of around 10 000 per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are now available on ECHA’s website. ECHA’s scientific committees will now start evaluating the proposal in terms of the risks to people and the environment, and the impacts on society.

REACH
New IUCLID pharmaceutical datasets support alternatives to animal testing
24/01/2023

ECHA has published IUCLID structured datasets for 348 approved pharmaceuticals, with results from non-clinical animal studies and human information.  

REACH
ECHA adds nine hazardous chemicals to Candidate List
17/01/2023

The Candidate List of substances of very high concern now contains 233 entries for chemicals that can harm people or the environment.