New regulation changes chemical sector safety management practices

July 2007
Engineers Journal;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p341
Academic Journal
The article report on the imposition of a new European Union (EU) regulation covering the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) in Ireland. It cites the effect of the regulation on Irish businesses. It explores the benefits of REACH. It notes that the regulation will streamline existing legal acts into a single system for all chemical substances.


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