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Protected: Report – Regulation by authorisation: Is the objective of REACh feasible?

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ECHA recommends authorising critical continued uses of chromium trioxide under strict conditions

ECHA’s scientific committees adopted a total of 61 positive draft or final opinions at their September meetings. These mainly concern the carcinogen chromium trioxide. The Committe...
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Are the Benefits of REACH real or just hypothetical?

Following the recent ECHA report regarding the costs and benefits of REACH, CETS President, David Elliott stated “the only conclusion we can draw from this report is that the costs...
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Report: European SME Week – How to raise our game?

On the occasion of the European SME Week 2015, Austrian MEP Paul Rübig hosted a breakfast briefing in the European Parliament on 17th November on the “New Approach to European Indu...
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Further applications for authorisation

ECHA consultation on further applications for authorisation for continued use of chromium trioxide The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has opened a consultation for a further 3...
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ECHA confirm final decision on Trich authorisation for Surface Cleaning

SAFECHEM Europe is pleased to inform you that ECHA have now published their final recommendation for the applications submitted relating to Trichloroethylene. Please see below, ...
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Legal Case Dismissed

Judgement of the European General Court goes against surface engineering sector The lagal action brought against the European Commission by VECCO and supported by the SEA, CETS an...
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