June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/11/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 70, p23
Trade Publication
The article reports on the implementation of the European chemicals legislation, Reach, in June 2007. Finland-based European Chemicals Agency manages the technical, scientific and administrative aspects of implementing the legislation, which is intended to improve the protection of human health and the environment, while keeping the European Union's (EU) chemical industry competitive. Opponents of Reach considered the law costly, especially for small and medium-sized businesses.


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