The United Nations’ Persistent Organic Pollutants Review Committee (POPRC) has adopted the risk profile for methoxychlor.

The European Commission has granted authorisation for one use of Pitch, coal tar, high temp. by ArianeGroup.

A new proposal concerning exemption for use of lead in electrical/electronic equipment for specific medical devices in under preparation.

A new Grand-Ducal order related to Stockholm Convention has been published in the Memorial A in December 2020.

A new regulation amended the Annex XVII (restrictions list) has been published in the Official Journal.

In December 2020, a new amendment of the Annex XIV REACH (Regulation (EU) 2020/2160) has been published in the Official Journal.