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News Item REACH and downstream users
New web pages dedicated to downstream users, including a summary of the main obligations
News Item Webinar on SMEs and REACH
ECHA hosts a webinar targeted towards SMEs wishing to find out about their obligations under REACH. The agenda of the webinar has been published and is accessible from the ECHA webiste.
Event REACH Masterclass - A BPF Seminar (BPF - British Plastic Federation, from May 16, 2012 10:00 AM to May 16, 2012 04:00 PM)
This workshop style seminar is aimed at all those in the plastics industry who want to develop their understanding of REACH and CLP. Delegates will discover more about the practical implications of this complex area of legislation.
News Item ECHA publishes information on consumer articles containing Substances of Very High Concern (SVHCs)
For the first time, ECHA is publishing information on articles on the EU market that contain SVHCs included on the Candidate List. The data gathered is based on information provided by companies to ECHA in notification and registration dossiers.
Event Workshop on REACH and the Polymer Industry - Liege (Liege - Belgium, from May 14, 2012 10:00 AM to May 14, 2012 01:00 PM)
The REACH for Polymers consortium are pleased to invite you for the workshop on REACH and the Polymer Industry, to be held on May 14, at the SIRRIS offices in Lege. This workshop will be attended by Walter Claes, REACH expert expert for the Plastics Converting Industry, Compounders & Masterbatchers and Recyclers.
Event REACH for Polymers Seminar (Fiera Milano - Milan, from May 10, 2012 02:30 AM to May 10, 2012 05:30 AM)
The REACH for Polymers consortium are pleased to invite you for the European Seminar on REACH and the Polymer Industry, to be held on May 10, in conjuction of PLAST 2012 - International Exhibition for Plastic and Rubber Industry in Milan.
Event Workshop on REACH and the Polymer Industry (Lisbon, from Mar 21, 2012 10:00 AM to Mar 21, 2012 01:00 PM)
The REACH for Polymers consortium are pleased to invite you for the workshop on REACH and the Polymer Industry, to be held on March 21, at the VIP Executive Art's Hotel, located at Parque das Nações in Lisbon. This workshop will be attended by Walter Claes, REACH expert expert for the Plastics Converting Industry, Compounders & Masterbatchers and Recyclers.
News Item Lead Registrant Workshop – registration is now open!
The European Chemicals Agency has opened the registration to a workshop taking place in Helsinki on 2-3 February 2012 for lead registrants who are preparing for the 2013 registration deadline. The workshop is by invitation only for those lead registrants that have notified ECHA of their role using the lead registrant nomination web-form.
News Item The European Commission has added new substances to the REACH Annex XVII
The new restrictions concern in particular newly classified entries concerning CMR substances that will be prohibited for sale to the general public. However, the amendment of the Annex XVII provides a time-limited derogation for boron compounds used as household detergents and cleaners.
Event Conference on REACH and CLP Enforcement (Brussels, from Mar 01, 2012 08:00 AM to Mar 01, 2012 06:00 PM)
The Conference, organised by the European Commission, will gather authorities and stakeholders from all REACH and CLP sectors and will focus on enforcement activities and on identifying good practices from both Member States’ authorities and stakeholders. Forum members and ECHA will present their activities.