The Guidance on applications for technical equivalence document has been updated. In particular, the update concerns the information on Tier I applications and information requirements and assessment criteria for Tier II applications. A new section on UVCB substances is also available.
The proposal for the harmonised classification and labelling of pyrithione zinc; (T-4)-bis[1-(hydroxy-.kappa.O)
Helsinki, 17 July 2018 – Market studies can contribute to increased transparency about nanomaterials, their uses and their market trends. Based on the review of a number of existing market studies and further data sources, the study identified a set of basic parameters for producing reliable market studies on nanomaterials. Additional parameters were also determined for comprehensive studies that take into account more variables and interactions.
Today the Commission took action to restrict the placing on the market of articles containing four phthalates: DEHP, DBP, BBP and DIBP. These substances are commonly present in plasticised materials and found in a wide variety of everyday products, from toys to sport equipment.