TITLE

Reach for your wallets!

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel; Robison, Simon
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;8/28/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 32, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the cost associated with the Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals (REACH) legislation implemented by the European Commission. According to the British Chemical Distributors and Traders Association, the cost of REACH will increase more than the proposed amount. A survey conducted by KPMG reveals that 40% of companies are not aware about REACH.
ACCESSION #
22258661

 

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