IHS Chemical Week
REACH

VCI calls for more "factual discussion" over TTIP

9:15 AM MDT | April 18, 2015 | Michael Ravenscroft

Germany’s chemical industry trade association VCI (Frankfurt) has called for more objectivity and “an open discussion of the content” in the continuing discussions over the free trade agreement being negotiated between the European Union and...


Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

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

Cefic to sell ReachCentrum to ERM

Environmental and sustainability consultancy ERM (London) says it has acquired ReachCentrum (Brussels) from Cefic. ReachCentrum is involved in the registration market for the European Union’s Reach (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and...

ECHA provides update on SVHC 2020 road map

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has published its first annual report on the implementation of its road map for substances of very high concern (SVHC). The Roadmap for SVHC identification and implementation of Reach risk management measures...

ECHA adopts community rolling action plan for 2015–2017; 134 substances to be evaluated, 48 in this year

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has adopted the final community rolling action plan (CoRAP) for 2015–2017. A total of 134 substances are to be evaluated by 21 European member states during the next three years. The CoRAP for...

ECHA considers proposal to restrict BPA in thermal paper

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says that its risk assessment committee (RAC) is continuing to deliberate on a proposal from France to restrict the use of bisphenol A (BPA) as a dye developer in thermal paper. Such paper is commonly used in...

Public consultation launched on proposals to identify two substances as SVHC

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened a public consultation on proposals to identify two new substances of very high concern (SVHC), part of the European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals...

ECHA implements new compliance check strategy for Reach dossiers

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has started to implement a new strategy to check compliance of dossiers submitted under the European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals (Reach) regulation...

ECHA: high level of adherence to harmonized classification for substances with carcinogenic, mutagenic, or reprotoxic properties

The overwhelming majority of companies are adhering to the harmonized classification of substances that have carcinogenic, mutagenic, or reprotoxic properties (CMR), the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says in its new CMR report, published today...

ECHA publishes Reach 2018 Roadmap to support companies in meeting 2018 registration deadline

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has published its Reach 2018 Roadmap. Reach is the European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals regulation. The road map outlines ECHA’s milestones planned in...

European Parliament calls for chemical regulations, ISDS, to be excluded from TTIP negotiations

A European Parliament committee has called on the European Commission, in a draft opinion, to “exclude any terms in the transatlantic trade and investment pact (TTIP) that would involve regulation of chemicals and pesticides, or affect the European...

Reach Archives »











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

ihsCopyright © 2015 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