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European Chemicals Agency

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The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is the driving force among regulatory authorities in implementing the EU's groundbreaking chemicals legislation for the benefit of human health and the environment as well as for innovation and competitiveness. ECHA helps companies to comply with the legislation, advances the safe use of chemicals, provides information on chemicals and addresses chemicals of concern.

European Chemicals Agency press release, blog etc

02/13/2018 - 00:10 Inspectors find phthalates in toys and asbestos in second-hand products
02/05/2018 - 07:27 ECHA proposes seven substances for authorisation
01/31/2018 - 00:59 Appeal against a testing proposal decision dismissed
01/31/2018 - 00:07 Helping registrants in exceptional cases
01/30/2018 - 03:51 300 people gather in Helsinki for last minute advice ahead of the final registration deadline for chemicals
01/29/2018 - 11:43 New strategy promotes substitution to safer chemicals in the EU
01/17/2018 - 13:32 ECHA to consider restrictions on the use of oxo-plastics and microplastics
01/15/2018 - 12:19 Seven new substances added to the Candidate List, entry for bisphenol-A updated
12/20/2017 - 09:52 First opinions on Union authorisation adopted
12/20/2017 - 03:16 EU and industry directors recommend actions to help SME registrants
12/19/2017 - 02:40 Registrants of certain intermediates to receive substance evaluation decisions
12/14/2017 - 01:44 Ethylene dichloride the most exported PIC chemical in 2016
12/08/2017 - 04:48 Restriction proposal on diisocyanates and several authorisation applications agreed by RAC and SEAC
11/29/2017 - 05:57 Companies asked to communicate their registration intentions for 2018
11/22/2017 - 00:44 More progress needed to replace animal tests under EU chemicals laws
11/20/2017 - 03:01 Enforcement project to check compliance with the obligations of substances in articles
11/16/2017 - 07:24 Forum for enforcement reviews results of its restriction project and agrees on new actions
11/15/2017 - 03:50 Biocides IT tools improved based on user feedback