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Reach Comes into Force but Program is in Disarray

1:51 PM MDT | June 6, 2007 |

Chemical Week Editorial Staff

The European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, and Authorisation of Chemicals (Reach) program came into force on June 1, but the legislation remains incomplete with large chunks of crucial guidance on how the chemical industry can implement Reach still missing, industry sources say. Iuclid 5, the European Commission’s long-promised online database that will enable direct uploading of Reach data via the internet, has also not yet been launched. “Frankly, it’s impossible to have everything in place because the commission doesn’t have...

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