IHS Chemical Week

EnviroTech :: Regulatory :: Regulatory: REACH

EPS producers submit Reach authorization dossier for HBCDD

12:22 PM MDT | March 14, 2014 | Michael Ravenscroft

Eight manufacturers of expanded polystyrene (EPS), participating in the hexabromocyclododecane (HBCDD) consortium, have successfully submitted an application for authorization to the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki), under the European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals (Reach) regulations, the agency says. The objective of the consortium is to obtain an authorization for the continued safe use of HBCDD as a flame retardant in EPS until a valid alternative is commercially available in adequate quantities...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa