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  • Regulation 649/2012 and dangerous chemicals

    Regulation 649/2012 and dangerous chemicals

    When the Regulation will enter into force? The Regulation (CE) 649/2012 “Export and Import of dangerous chemicals”, which will replace theRegulation 689/2008 (PIC), will enter into force from 1 March 2014. What are the ...

  • ECHA proposed a new group of substances to be included in the SVHC substances subject to authorisation

    ECHA proposed a new group of substances to be included in the SVHC substances subject to authorisation

    SVHC substances ECHA recommended to the European Commission a new group of substances for the authorisationprocess. Four of them have hazardous properties for health; in fact they are classified as carcinogenic, toxic for reproduction or ...

  • Update of the guidance about the preparation of dossiers for Annex XV of REACH

    Update of the guidance about the preparation of dossiers for Annex XV of REACH

    SVHC substances: what is the guidance update? ECHA published on the website an update of the guidance after a consultation process and taking into account both the modifications to the Annex XIII of REACH (according to Regulation N. 253/2011) and ...

  • Publication of the report about evaluation of substances dossiers

    Publication of the report about evaluation of substances dossiers

    REACH: evaluation of substances The recently published annual report concerns the activity of the Agency about the evaluation of substances. In 2013 the evaluation activity focused on the control of compliance for the registration dossiers of ...

  • Chinese GHS

    Chinese GHS

    With the suite Selerant it is possible to manage the different implementations of the GHS around the world.  In particular this newsletter describes the Chinese GHS. Common doubts about the Chinese GHS The most common doubt about ...

  • UN numbers: activation of the filter for the type of compound

    UN numbers: activation of the filter for the type of compound

    During the TremManager calculation the user can select the desired UN number among those present in the list. To simplify the choice of the appropriate UN number, you can  filter the results according to the type of compound of your ...

  • REACH Regulation update

    REACH Regulation update

    Amendment of Annex XVII of REACH Regulation. In the Official Journal of the European Union L 328 of 7 December 2013, it has been published theCommission Regulation (UE) n. 1272/2013 (Annex 1), of 6 December 2013, amending Annex XVII ...

  • China: incoming regulatory updates

    China: incoming regulatory updates

    What is it? The GB 30000/2013, divided into 28 sections, updates the system of classification of chemicals in accordance with the fourth edition of GHS. It also results in the adoption of new classes and categories that were not ...

  • EuSHEET: update 3.3

    EuSHEET: update 3.3

    The update 3.3 introduces several innovations in Eusheet; in order to verify that your system is correctly updated and that the EuSheet version you are using is the latest one available, you can click on the menu “?” and select ...

  • US GHS

    US GHS

    With the Selerant suite you can manage the different implementations of the GHS. In this newsletter we see, specifically, the US GHS. The US GHS in EuSHEET has been implemented both for the new calculation criteria and for the preparation ...

  • New guidelines by ECHA for downstream users and about safety data sheets

    New guidelines by ECHA for downstream users and about safety data sheets

    Purpose of the documents Those documents “in a nutshell” explain in a simple way the main elements contained in the full guidelines and they are aimed at the industrial managers, including managers of small and medium-size companies. ...

  • Updating the Candidate List

    Updating the Candidate List

    SVHC: what is the target of this update? Manufacturers and importers of articles containing one of the seven substances included in the Candidate List will have six months, from 16 December 2013, to notify ECHA of the presence of a SVHC substance ...

  • Proposal for an update of the Plan for substances evaluation (CORAP)

    Proposal for an update of the Plan for substances evaluation (CORAP)

    CoRAP: Community Rolling Action Plan The evaluation process is the responsibility of the Competent Authorities of the Member States. The evaluation process, according to REACH regulation, allows clarifying the risks of substances and, if the ...

  • Backup is essential!

    Backup is essential!

    Backup of your archive is important, don’t forget to make it every day! In case the schedules set during the first installation of EuSHEET have been modified, please follow this short guide to reset them. Backup is needed for: Why is backup ...

  • Automatic reduction of Precautionary Statements

    Automatic reduction of Precautionary Statements

    The regulation prescribes that, for each specific product, a maximum of 6 P-phrases should be reported in the classification and labeling. However very often the danger calculation produces many more than 6 P-phrases: the calculation automatically ...

  • Eusheet: Material Safety Data Sheets in accordance with the safety regulations

    Eusheet: Material Safety Data Sheets in accordance with the safety regulations

    Material Safety Data Sheets in accordance with the safety regulations. EUSHEET Plus GHS/CLP is software that can create Safety Data Sheets that fully comply with safety and environmental protection regulations in all European Union ...

    Giuseppe Mallozzi

  • Exposure Scenario Tool

    Exposure Scenario Tool

    Exposure Scenario enables you to create Exposure Scenarios compliant with REACH, both for substances and mixtures, using the format created by the EscomXML group and based on EuPHRAC database. This model, developed in collaboration ...

    Giuseppe Mallozzi

  • C&L, ECHA platform

    C&L, ECHA platform

    Platform C&L and purpose of ECHA The ECHA has created this platform C&L to assist registrants and notifiers of chemicals in fulfilling their obligations and to meet the many different classifications that have been reported for ...

  • REACH: How to prepare for the inspection?

    REACH: How to prepare for the inspection?

    Inspections REACH: what are they? With the publication of Decree Sanctions (Legislative Decree no. 133/2009, published in the Official Gazette of 24/09/2009 ) which provides for the application of penalties in cases of non-compliance with the ...

  • Authorisation: ECHA recommends 10 substances SVHC for the authorisation

    Authorisation: ECHA recommends 10 substances SVHC for the authorisation

    What is the ECHA recommendation? Ten substances recommended for the authorisation by ECHA are chosen according to their danger characteristics and for the volume used, as well as the potential use related to human exposure. In the choice ...