Chemical database rollout ‘cannot be tampered with’, warn legal experts

Environmental lawyers and a coalition of civil society groups have written to commission president Ursula von der Leyen rebuking calls from industry to delay a new EU chemicals database that would require suppliers to provide detailed information about any hazardous substances in their products.

by James Agyepong-Parsons
Hazardous waste: green groups says that companies have had ‘years to prepare’ for the new database   (Photo by: marka/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
Hazardous waste: green groups says that companies have had ‘years to prepare’ for the new database (Photo by: marka/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

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