The European Commission has published a notice to stakeholders on the withdrawal of the UK and the EU rules in the field of export and import of hazardous chemicals (“prior informed consent”).

The European Commission has amended Annex XVII REACH (Regulation (EU) 2020/1149) to include the diisocyanates (entry 74).

The Board of Appeal’s decision in case A-011-2018 has clarified that Annex IX, Section 9.1, Column 2 to REACH does not allow registrants to omit submitting information on long term toxicity to fish under Column 1.

ECHA published a substance evaluation conclusion document that is now available on its website.

The REACH&CLP Helpdesk Luxembourg, in collaboration with the Betriber&Emwelt platform, organises an online conference on how to get ready for the SCIP database notification. This online event will take place on the 23rd of September 2020 from 14:00 to 16:00.

A new report by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) summarises the outcomes of a major project to address workplace exposure to biological agents and the related health effects.