European Union has been released Regulation(EU)2017/1000 June.14.2017

28/06/17

 

June.14.2017 , the official European Union has been released Regulation(EU)2017/1000 , amending and correcting annex XVII of REACH Regulation , added the 68th restricted substance of list- Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and its salts . This regulation comes into force after 20 days when its publication in the EU Official , the enforcement will begin on July.4.2020 .

June,16.2017 , REACH-SVHC Committee has adopted two substances unconditionally through the following definition , the substance will add to the Candidate List of SVHC .  ECHA will include PFHxS in the Candidate List and will update the current entry for BPA accordingly by the end of June 2017 . Companies may have legal obligations with respect to these substances upon publication of the updated Candidate List.

 

*4,4,-isopropyildenediphenol(bisphenol A;BPA) , it Proposed by France , due to its properties as endocrine disruptor affect human health.

 

*Perfiuorohexane-1-sulphonic acid and its salts(PFHxS) , it Proposed by Switzerland, due to its properties as very persistent and very bioaccumulative(vPvB).

 

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