EU top court rejects phthalate authorisation appeal

In a surprise move, the EU Court of Justice has declared that the European Commission was justified in granting permission for recyclers to use plastics containing restricted substance DEHP.

by Gareth Simkins
The grande salle in the CJEU: The EU's top court has rejected a challenge against the authorisation of phthalate DEHP in recycled PVC. Photo: G Fessy / ECJ
The grande salle in the CJEU: The EU's top court has rejected a challenge against the authorisation of phthalate DEHP in recycled PVC. Photo: G Fessy / ECJ

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