Certain optical filter glasses and components of heating and cooling units should continue to be exempted from EU cadmium and lead restrictions, the European Commission ..
News 17 Mar 2017
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The EU could classify a phthalate as reprotoxic but remove an additive used by carmakers from the list of environmentally damaging substances, a new consultation ..
News 16 Mar 2017
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A decision to replace EU chemicals laws after Brexit could increase the exposure of the UK’s children to substances harming the brain, campaigners have warned ..
News 8 Mar 2017
The European Chemicals Agency plans to add another seven toxic substances to the REACH chemicals regime authorisation list ..
News 6 Mar 2017
A demand for titanium dioxide (TiO2) registrants to supply further data on nanoforms of their products to the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has been struck ..
News 3 Mar 2017
Artificial sports pitches made from recycled rubber pose “very low” health risks, but controls should nevertheless be tightened, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has said. ..
News 2 Mar 2017
Document Watch 1 Mar 2017 External Content
- Waste & Resources,Chemicals,Products,The EU's Circular Economy package
- Waste & Resources,Chemicals,Products
EU member states should set up an information system for chemicals present in materials placed on the EU market to ensure safe reuse, according to a ..
News 24 Feb 2017
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EU countries are sidestepping an EU ban on bee-harming neonicotinoids, green groups claimed this week, as chemical companies appear in the EU court seeking an ..
News 16 Feb 2017
A cross-party group of MEPs has supported calls on the European Commission to broaden an EU-wide definition of endocrine-disrupting chemicals to cover all products and ..
News 15 Feb 2017
New restrictions on the use of the toxic flame retardant decaBDE will apply from 2 March 2019, but campaigners questioned the extended exemption periods for ..
News 13 Feb 2017