Cost of Reach shoots up

Cozier, Muriel
August 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;8/28/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 32, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports on a possible increase in the cost of Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals (REACH) to business due to a draft budget allocated by the European Commission to the European Chemical Agency. It is said that the increase reflect the fees to be paid by chemical companies that will register under REACH. Melvyn Whyte, chairman of the British Chemical Distributors and Traders Association Reach Task Force, comments on the increase.


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