An update to align the guidance with the eighth adaptation to technical progress (ATP) to the CLP Regulation that brought the CLP in line with the fifth revision of the UN Globally Harmonised System (GHS) is now available on the ECHA website

This update (version 5.0) of the Guidance on the Application of the CLP Criteria consists mainly of the changes from the eighth adaptation to technical progress (ATP).

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

The European Commission has granted authorisations for two industrial uses of potassium dichromate.

The public activities coordination tool (PACT) has been updated with information on 8 substances that are undergoing risk management option analysis or hazard assessment by authorities.

New intention for identification as a substance of very high concern has been received