REACH

REACH-Europe-Progress-Report-07-07-2014

Chrome HSE & Regulatory Update No.4: ICDA REACH Europe Progress Report
(Available for ICDA Members only)

"The EU REACH 1907/2006/EC was adopted on 18th December 2006, and went into effect on 1st June 2007. This product safety legislation places the responsibility on industry to demonstrate via submission of relevant Chemical Safety Assessments (CSAs) that the products placed on the market are safe for intended uses."

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REACH Europe

      

What is REACH?

REACH stands for the Registration, Evaluation and Authorizations of Chemicals.

The REACH Regulation replaces most of the EU chemicals legislation in place and create a European Chemicals Agency.

It will have an impact on all companies producing, importing and using chemicals in the EU and beyond
REACH has been finally adopted by the Environment Council in December 2006.

Entry into force of REACH on 1st June 2007.

 

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REACH Europe & ICDA

Chronology

27th June 2007
REACH Informative Seminar in Brussels, Belgium, that gathered over 80 participants. View seminar papers
(Available for ICDA Members only)

31st January 2008
The ICDA Council approved that the chromium industry  will form separate Consortia for Chrome Metal, Chrome Alloys and Chrome Chemicals. Read More

16th May 2008
REACH Session -
View Seminar Papers (Available for ICDA Members only)

20th May 2011
REACH Consortia Update - Read More


REACH Korea - K-REACH

What is K-REACH?

The Act on Registration and Evaluation of Chemicals of Korea or K-REACH was passed on 30th April, 2013. It is regarded as the first European REACH-style chemical regulation adopted in an Asian country.

K-REACH manages new chemical substances, existing chemical substances and downstream products by prescribing the requirements for registration, hazard evaluation and risk assessment.

 

 K-REACH & ICDA

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Chrome HSE & Regulatory Update No.3: ICDA K-REACH Update

icda-special-release-k-reach"The Act on Registration and Evaluation of Chemicals of Korea or K-REACH was passed on 30th April, 2013. It is regarded as the first European REACH-style chemical regulation adopted in an Asian country. " downloadpdf

Health, Safety and Environment

 

Overview

 

Regional Groups

 

Regulatory:

MARPOL & IMSBC

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Publications

Read more about REACH
 
 
 
 
EU REACH Regulation: ENDS Europe daily, Jan. 2007 pdf
 
Guidance note for Pre-Registration and Registration of Alloys: European Industry Metallic Alloys Group, Sep. 2007 pdf
 
 
Note on: The Only Representative Mechanism: Cyril Jacquet - Keller and Heckman LLP pdf
 
Update on Pending Issues regarding the Only Representative Mechanism under REACH: Jun. 2008 pdf

Contact details

ICDA Paris Office:
43 rue de la Chaussée d'Antin - 75009 Paris, France - Tel.: 33 (0)1 40 76 06 89 - Fax: 33 (0)1 40 76 06 87

ICDA Beijing Office:
Unit 3, Building No.2, Shijicheng Wu Qu, Yuanda Road, Haidian District - Beijing 100097, China - Tel: 86-1391 0720 301