The illustrative example shows how the information contained in the exposure scenarios developed for a chemical safety report can be extracted effectively and communicated in the exposure scenario annexed to the safety data sheet.

Four documents of the Guidance on Information Requirements and Chemical Safety Assessment (IR&CSA) related to the identification of persistent bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT) and very persistent and very bioaccumulative (vPvB) substances have been updated.

The consolidated opinions of the Committees for Risk Assessment (RAC) and Socio-economic Analysis (SEAC) for two separate uses of bis(2-methoxyethyl) ether (Diglyme)

An updated guidance on “How to develop use descriptions in applications for authorisation” is now available.

The summary of the third report on alternatives to animal testing (2017) is now available in 23 EU languages on ECHA’s website.

A new intention to identify 4,4’-isopropylidenediphenol (bisphenol A; BPA) as an SVHC due to it being of equivalent level of concern having probable serious effects to the environment (Article 57.f REACH) has been received.