ECHA is adapting its way to hold information sessions for hexavalent chromium (Cr(VI)) uses to organise them for targeted groups of applicants.

A report has been published for the brominated phthalates group of substances.

The European Commission has requested ECHA to collect information on the potential risk to human health and the environment from polyvinyl chloride (PVC) additives and PVC itself.

ECHA is looking for comments on 11 applications for authorisation and one review report covering 16 uses.

New substance evaluation conclusions’ document is now available on ECHA’s website.

Two consultations are currently ongoing for the proposed restriction of lead in outdoor shooting on fishing.