ECHA finds 13% non-compliance under REACH

Around 13% of companies did not fulfill some of their registration obligations under the REACH chemicals regulation in 2013-2014, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) said on Thursday

Around 13% of companies did not fulfill some of their registration obligations under the REACH chemicals regulation in 2013-2014, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) said on Thursday.

Most of the cases involved companies that missed just one or two substance registrations, according to a report by ECHA. But 2% of companies failed to make any registrations at all.

ECHA investigated 1169 companies and 5746 substances in all EU member states in cooperation with national authorities.

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