CLP Regulation in full effect

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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 »

Recent and expected developments in Europe on endocrine disruptors

July 17th, 2013

In June 2013 the European Commission (EC) published a report (available here as a pdf) on endocrine disruption issues. This references the more detailed report prepared for the Commission in 2011. This meets its first obligation in the REACH Regulation, but detailed guidance for... read more »

REACH 2012 Review

March 23rd, 2013

Part of the REACH legislation is that its guidelines are reviewed as the programme progresses. This means that the legislation can be changed to respond to scientific advances. In 2012 two important aspects reviewed were the Registration requirements for low tonnage substances (manufactured or imported... read more »