LiSAO (Light Stabilizers And Antioxidants) REACH consortium


The manufacturers of light stabilizers and antioxidants have joined efforts for their REACH compliance activities and have launched the LiSAO REACH consortium in April 2009.

Consortium activities

The consortium members agreed to cooperate in the preparation of a REACH Registration dossier for LiSAO substances with the aim to cover the major uses of the substances. The dossiers will include information for harmonised classification and labelling. The consortium is managed by ReachCentrum. The LiSAO REACH consortium structure includes a Steering Committee and a Technical Committee.


The consortium is open to manufacturers, importers and only representatives as defined in the REACH regulation and includes their Affiliates. Companies interested in joining the consortium may contact the consortium manager.

Current members of the LiSAO consortium are:

  • Adeka-Palmarole
  • Albemarle Europe SPRL
  • Chemservice  S.A. (OR of Songwon)
  • Chemtura Inc
  • Ciba Inc.
  • Cytec
  • Eliokem SAS
  • Lanxess Deutschland GmbH
  • Oxiris Chemicals S.A.
  • Raschig GmbH
  • Reagens Spa
  • Sabo S.r.l.
  • SCAS Europe (OR representing Sumitomo Japan)
  • Everspring Europe SPRL