ECHA’s Member State Committee has agreed to request a combined comet assay (OECD TG 489) and micronucleus test (OECD TG 474) for substances registered above one tonne per year under Annex VII to REACH.

A new type of test guideline is now available.

Three new European Commission’s public consultations are currently running on the use of the mercury in different electrical equipment in the framework of RoHS Directive.

A survey has been launched concerning Commission services' work on the definition of Safe and Sustainable by Design criteria for chemicals and materials.

Eight European Commission’s public consultations are currently running on exemption related to the use of the mercury in different electrical equipment in the framework of RoHS Directive.

The OECD has released a second edition of the report on the Customisation Opportunities of IUCLID for the Management of Chemical Data outlining the customisation opportunities for IUCLID version 6.