The consolidated opinion of the Committees for Risk Assessment and Socio-economic Analysis for a use of bis(2-methoxyethyl) ether (Diglyme) by MAFLON S.P.A. is available on the ECHA website.

The following guidance documents are now available on ECHA’s website in 23 languages.

An ECHA’s new interactive infographic is now available and gives information about a range of tools designed to improve communication in the supply chain between suppliers and users of chemicals.

ECHA will soon send information requests on 27 substances to registrants for comments.

The IUCLID 5 website will be shut down permanently from 30 March 2017 onwards. All relevant content has been transferred to the IUCLID 6 website.

ECHA’s dossier submission tool, REACH-IT, will be updated on 25 April. The update will focus mainly on increasing the capacity of the system to handle the large number of dossiers expected for the 2018 deadline. It also includes a new submission type for the alternative chemical name requests under the CLP Regulation.