TITLE

Parliament backs chemical substitution

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a vote by the European Parliament's environmental committee on Reach that support the move for substitution of the most dangerous chemicals. The vote was welcomed by environmental groups and non-governmental organizations. A welcome was also given to the environment committee's decision to apply a legally binding duty of care on manufacturers to make, handle and use their products in ways that do not harm human health or the environment.
ACCESSION #
22959455

 

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