REACH and Post-Brexit UK

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REACH and Post-Brexit UK

March 30th, 2017

While the United Kingdom has formally begun the wider process of withdrawing from the European Union, the status of EU-level chemical legislation in the UK after Brexit is also being considered. PFA is following closely the House of Commons  Environmental Audit Committee’s inquiry ‘The... read more »

ECVAM publishes status update on alternatives to animal testing

September 1st, 2014

The European Union Reference Laboratory or Alternatives to Animal Testing (EURL ECVAM) has published a status update report communicating current developments in alternatives to animal testing. The report focuses on ECVAM’s activity in 2014 and provides information on the various methods being developed to... read more »

ECHA General Report 2013 Facts and Figures

May 20th, 2014

ECHA publish facts and figures ECHA have published the facts and figures relating to the year 2013 General Report. The Phase 2 REACH deadline saw the completion of the registration of an approximate of 3000 substances, most of which have now been disseminated online. This fulfils... read more »

Developments in EU Pollution Control Legislation

April 28th, 2014

EU Pollution The EU Industrial Emissions Directive (2010/75/EU) ‘IED’ is the replacement legislation for the Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control directive (IPPCD). IED has been in force since late 2010, and was put into law in England and Wales in early 2013. As of January... read more »