Parliament backs chemical substitution

Cozier, Muriel
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p36
Trade Publication
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.


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