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No need to panic over Reach chemicals legislation in 2010

COULD THE tangible sense of industry anxiety, bordering panic, about the impending November 30 Reach deadline be a little unnecessary? This is the date by which Europe’s Reach legislation requires dossiers to be submitted for all substances manufactured or sold in quantities of 1,000 tonnes/year or more, in addition to Substances of Very High Concern.Fail […]

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Why we need smart thinking about PR

When the European Chemicals Agency unveiled its top picks of chemicals of high concern to be dealt with most urgently under the EU’s Reach chemical regulation, long-established flame retardants were included. Elsewhere, a plethora of bans and restrictions on substances such as these, plus other plastic additives, are coming into force. In the US, the […]

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