How to Find Out about the Chemicals You’re Exposed to

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How to Find Out about the Chemicals You’re Exposed to

February 16th, 2016

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has changed the way that information on chemicals is presented on their website.ECHA is responsible for managing and assessment of the dossiers that manufacturers and importers must submit on chemicals (“substances”) in the EU under the REACH Regulation (EC)... read more »

CLP Regulation in full effect

September 10th, 2015

The Classification, Labelling and Packaging Regulation (CLP; Regulation (EC) 1272/2008) has been in force since January 2009. On 1st June 2015 it came into full effect. The previous legislation, the Dangerous Substances Directive (DSD; Directive 67/548/EEC) and Dangerous Preparations Directive (DPD; Directive 1999/45/EC), are... read more »