TITLE

REACH 'prices small firms out of the market'

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);May2012, Issue 448, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the concerns expressed by a business department paper regarding the impact of the European Union's (EU) Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) regulation on small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) in Great Britain in 2012. It says that the chemicals regulation of EU can put SMEs at an unfair situation. It suggests the opposition to the use of equal burden-splitting in the guidance because it can discriminate small businesses.
ACCESSION #
77466716

 

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