ECHA launches new public consultations on seven substances

21 June 2012 14:40  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has launched a public consultation on the reproductive toxicity of the fungicide epoxiconazole, it said on Thursday.

The consultation follows a number of new study reports submitted to the ECHA from industry under the EU’s Reach legislation.

It is open for 30 days and ends on 23 July, the ECHA said in a statement.

In addition, the agency has opened a public consultation on new proposals for harmonised classification and labelling (CLH) for five biocides/pesticides and nitric acid.

This consultation is open for 45 days and ends on 6 August.

As well as nitric acid, it relates to tricalcium diphosphide, flonicamid, octanoic acid, nonanoic acid and decanoic acid.

By: Graeme Paterson
+44 20 8652 3214

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