As of 1 March 2021, manual completeness checks performed by ECHA staff will be extended to chemical safety reports to ensure they contain all the elements required under REACH.

ECHA has submitted an intention to restrict the placing on the market, or use, of 2,4-dinitrotoluene.

The consolidated opinions of the Committees for Risk Assessment and Socio-Economic Analysis for cobalt carbonate, cobalt di(acetate), cobalt dichloride, cobalt dinitrate and cobalt sulphate submitted by ECHA are available online.

The consolidated opinions of the Committees for Risk Assessment and Socio-Economic Analysis are now available on ECHA’s website.

At the start of 2021, a note on the procedure to declare hazardous mixtures placed on the Luxembourgish market has been published by the Brussels Poison Centre.

Two chemicals were added to the Candidate list.