Keyword: toxic chemicals


ECHA Launches New Public Consultation on 10 Potential SVHCs

04.03.2013 - ECHA has published new proposals to identify a further 10 chemicals as substances of very high concern (SVHCs). Several of the proposals in the current consultation are based on...


Letter Reveals EU Fight Over Toxic Chemicals

12.05.2011 - European chemical companies have warned the watchdog that oversees them that it could face legal action if it publishes the names of manufacturers of the most toxic substances in a...


EU Agency Sued For Transparency On Toxic Chemicals

10.05.2011 - Two environmental groups said on Monday they had sued Europe's chemicals watchdog for withholding information about the production of toxic chemicals. The lawsuit, filed by...