REACH system

Das, A. K.
May 2006
Chemical Business;May2006, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the proposal by the White Paper published by the European Union (EU) regarding the establishment of a regulatory mechanism to be named Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals system. Requirements for producers, importers and downstream users of chemicals to supply a central EU authority with the information on all the chemicals produced in quantities in excess of one tpa per enterprise; Estimate on the amount of chemicals being marketed for different end uses.


Related Articles

  • EU chemicals legislation web consultation.  // RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal;Jul2003, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p4 

    Provides an overview of the proposals for the modernization of the regulatory systems for chemicals in the European Union. Establishment of an Internet consultation on draft chemicals legislation; Analysis of chemical substances; Role of the Chemicals Agency in managing a chemical assessment...

  • Sweet 15: The EU's list of not-so-sweet chemicals. Sheble, Nicholas // InTech;Jan2009, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p46 

    The article offers information on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) program implemented by the European Union (EU). Under the REACH program, all chemicals used in manufacturing or imported into EU countries a yearly in more than one ton must be...

  • THINK TANK. DAVIS, NIGEL // ICIS Chemical Business;2/14/2011, Vol. 279 Issue 6, p13 

    The article reports that non-European Union (EU) chemical producers and formulators are finding Europe's Reach chemicals control regulation costly and extremely difficult to navigate and some are now realizing that their EU importers are noncompliant with the first stage of registration, for...

  • EU chemicals production falls 2.4% in Feb from year-earlier: Cefic.  // Chemical Business;May2012, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p65 

    The article presents data from the Confederation of European Chemical Industries (CELFIC) which revealed that European Union (EU) chemicals production has declined in February 2012 by 2.4% compared to the previous year.

  • REACH Update: Substances of Very High Concern. Struessman, Annelie // Cosmetics & Toiletries;Jan2009, Vol. 124 Issue 1, p10 

    The article reports on the publication of the first candidate list of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA). The list includes 15 substances and would be regularly updated as additional SVHCs. It is considered essential to regulate certain substances...

  • Industry will benefit, say producers.  // European Chemical News;4/21/2003, Vol. 78 Issue 2049, p7 

    Reports on the implication of Hungary's accession to the European Union (EU) in 2004, on the country's chemical industry. Treaty signed by Hungary with European leaders on accession to the EU; Expected increase in EU exports; Increase in competition after EU accession.

  • EU chemicals production falls 2.4% in Feb from year-earlier: Cefic.  // Chemical Business;Jun2012, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p72 

    The article reports on the drop in the European Union (EU) chemicals production in February 2012 due to the economic slowdown across the continent.

  • E.U. Chemicals Industry to Grow 9.5% in 2010.  // Flow Control;Jul2010, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p11 

    The article reports that the European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic) has predicted a 9.5 percent growth in 2010 for the European Union (E.U.) chemical industry, with a 2 percent growth rate in 2011.

  • ASIA TARGETS EUROPE.  // ICIS Chemical Business;3/7/2011, Vol. 279 Issue 9, p14 

    The article implies that the Asian chemical industry is eyeing the European chemical assets for acquisitions, in order to be compliant with the European Union's (EU) REACH legislation.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics