TITLE

GROUPS KEEP THE PRESSURE ON

AUTHOR(S)
Chynoweth, Emma
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;2/5/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 52, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the lobbying efforts being conducted by the chemicals industry and non-governmental organizations due to the development of the Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals (REACH) legislation. The responsibilities of the Friends of the Earth organization in accordance with the REACH legislation are given and information on the efforts of companies to put safer products on the market is also presented.
ACCESSION #
24108388

 

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