ZeroPM Regulatory Watch Update March 2023

REACH restriction on C9-C14 PFCAs enters into force REACH restriction on perfluorocarboxylic acids containing 9 to 14 carbon atoms in the chain (C9-C14 PFCAs), their salts and C9-C14 PFCA-related substances (Annex XVII, entry 68), adopted in August 2021 entered into force on 25 February 2023. A proposal for listing Long-chain PFCAs their salts and related …

ZeroPM Regulatory Watch Update February 2023

PFAS restriction The proposal to restrict PFAS under REACH, drafted by the national authorities of Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden, has been submitted to ECHA in January. The proposal was published on 7 February. The restriction concerns all PFAS falling under the 2021 OECD definition, with the exception of ‘a few fully degradable …

ZeroPM Regulatory Watch Update January 2023

Adoption of new CLP hazard classes The Delegated Regulation setting out new regards hazard classes and criteria, including for PMT / vPvM substances has been adopted on 19 December 2022. The Regulation will enter into force early this year (mid-February), after scrutiny by the European Parliament and Council. CLP revision Together with the adopted delegated …