What is REACH?REACH is the European Community Regulation on chemicals and their safe use, which came into force on the 1st of June 2007. It deals with the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemical substances.
REACH addresses the use and.... Read more
REACH RegistrationRegistration, one of the REACH processes related to the management of chemicals, requires companies to gather information about the chemical substances they produce or import, prepare together a joint dossier for each substance and submit this inform.... Read more
REACH EvaluationOnce a dossier is submitted under the registration process, it might be subject to Evaluation under REACH.
Under dossier Evaluation, European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) will evaluate all testing proposals. Of all dossiers per tonnage band 5% will unde.... Read more
Reach AuthorisationREACH Authorisation is the REACH process related to controlling the risk of substances of very high concern (SVHC) by authorising just specific uses and eventually when economically and technically feasible replacing them by suitable alternatives.
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Beyond REACHBeyond REACH, there are also other chemical legislations that affect companies.
The CLP regulation (Classification, Labelling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures), biocides and nanomaterials. In a globalised world, other non European chemicals .... Read more