A summary of the report back to committee is now available.
Several decisions of the EEA Joint Committee amending Annexes to the EEA Agreement, concerning digital, energy, climate & environment, transport and food& drink and health policy.
A message from ECHA: We have published advice to registrants on how to use new in vitro methods for skin irritation and corrosion, serious eye damage, skin sensitisation and genotoxicity. All these endpoints are relevant for the REACH 2018 deadline. We want to remind registrants on their obligations to use in vitro methods to reduce the need to test chemicals on animals.
The effects of GMOs on human or animal health may fall within the area of the environment, so that non-governmental organisations may refer to those aspects within an application for review based on the Aarhus Regulation.
A summary of the report back on ongoing interinstitutional negotiations is now available.