A new intention to identify a substance of very high concern has been received.

The SCIP database was launched on the 28th of October 2020 and companies can submit data on substances of very high concern (SVHCs) in their articles.

According to the regulation (EU) 2018/1513, the use of 33 chemicals known to cause cancer, change DNA or be harmful to human reproduction is restricted in clothing, textiles and footwear as of the 1st of November 2020.

A new major release of IUCLID is published and made available to all users.

Companies can now benefit from the updated poison centre notification format.

The European Commission has granted a new authorisation.