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Carcinogens or mutagens at work Directive Annex III amended

26 Jun 2019

Europe Exposure Limits

Annex III of the Carcinogens or mutagens at work Directive 2004/37/EC has been amended as per Directive (EU) 2019/983 of 5 June 2019. The following substances have been assigned new limit values: Cadm…

Plant protection products Regulation list of approved active substances updated

26 Jun 2019

Europe

The approval of the following active substance under the Plant protection products Regulation (EC) No. 1107/2009 has not been renewed as per Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/989 of 17 June…

14 REACH Testing proposal consultations launched

26 Jun 2019

Europe GHS REACH

On 25 June 2019, ECHA started a 45 day public commenting period on 14 testing proposals for the following substances: Asphalt Asphalt, oxidized Benzyltoluene Di-tert-butyl 3,3,5-trimethylcyclohexylide…

4 Authorisations granted for 3 substances

21 Jun 2019

Europe REACH SVHC

On 7-12 June 2019, the European Commission granted 4 Authorisations for the following substances: Sodium dichromate Bis(2-methoxyethyl) ether (diglyme) Arsenic acid The Authorisations are held by 4 co…

2 Restriction proposal dossiers published

20 Jun 2019

Europe REACH Restriction

On 19 June 2019, Restriction proposal dossiers were published for the following substances: Perfluorohexane-1-sulphonic acid, its salts and related substances Skin sensitising substances

Germany AwSV List of published WGK classifications updated

19 Jun 2019

Europe

On 17 June 2019, the German Ordinance on Facilities Handling Substances That Are Hazardous to Water (AwSV) List of published water hazard class (WGK) classifications was updated. The following substan…

PACT updated with 1 finalised RMOA

18 Jun 2019

Europe Risk Management

On 14 June 2019, ECHA’s Public Activities Coordination Tool (PACT) was updated with the following finalised RMOA: 2,3,3,3-tetrafluoro-2-(heptafluoropropoxy)propionic acid, its salts and its acyl halid…

3 CLH consultations launched

18 Jun 2019

Europe GHS

On 17 June 2019, ECHA started a 60 day public commenting period on the Harmonised Classification and Labelling (CLH) proposals for the following substances: Quinoclamine Tellurium Tellurium Dioxide

Bis(4-methylbenzoyl)peroxide notified to the RoI for CLH proposals

18 Jun 2019

Europe GHS

On 17 June 2018, the following substance was notified to the Registry of Intentions for Harmonised Classification and Labelling (CLH) proposals: Bis(4-methylbenzoyl)peroxide This brought the number of…

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