REACH regulation News

  • Waste reprocessors need to understand REACH regulation, warns industry expert

    Waste reprocessors that transform waste into chemicals need to understand what chemicals they are selling and the composition of materials they are recycling to ensure they comply with the registration, evaluation, authorisation and restrictions of chemicals regulation, warned an industry expert. The REACH regulation, which became fully operational in the UK in June 2008, applies to recovered ...

  • U.S. vs. EU Chemical Regulation: Harmony and Conflict between TSCA and REACH

    The American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources' Young Lawyers Division presented a fascinating webinar on June 23, 2015, on the key areas of alignment and non-alignment between the European Union's (EU) and the United States' approach to chemical management by exploring the EU's ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • U.S. vs. EU Chemical Regulation: Harmony and Conflict between TSCA and REACH

    The American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources' Young Lawyers Division presented a fascinating webinar on June 23, 2015, on the key areas of alignment and non-alignment between the European Union's (EU) and the United States' approach to chemical management by exploring the EU's ...


    By Acta Group

  • Regenesis products and European REACH compliance

    The European Regulation REACH, concerning the production, distribution and use of chemicals within the European Union (EU), has recently entered into force. This regulation provides a series of technical requirements when using chemicals within the EU. All Regenesis products have been pre-registered in full accordance with REACH regulations, allowing for their continued use within the ...


    By Regenesis

  • Lynn L. Bergeson Will Speak on REACH at Saint Joseph's University Global Chemical Management Regulations and Compliance Management Seminar

    Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C), The Acta Group, L.L.C. (Acta), and The Acta Group EU, Ltd (Acta EU) are pleased to announce that Lynn L. Bergeson will speak, Saturday, October 23, 2010, on "Understanding the EU REACH Regulation" at the Saint Joseph's University Global Chemical Regulations and Compliance Management Seminar in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This seminar is open to the public. ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • REACH data-sharing principles clarified

    A new implementing regulation adopted by the European Commission defines more clearly what the terms ‘fair, transparent and non-discriminatory' mean for data sharing in the REACH Regulation. It also gives ECHA the mandate to make sure that all registrants of the same substance are part of one joint registration. The regulation is applicable as of 26 January 2016. The regulation sets ...

  • Lynn L. Bergeson will speak on REACH at Saint Joseph`s University global chemical management regulations and compliance management seminar

    Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C), The Acta Group, L.L.C. (Acta), and The Acta Group EU, Ltd (Acta EU) are pleased to announce that Lynn L. Bergeson will speak, Saturday, October 23, 2010, on "Understanding the EU REACH Regulation" at the Saint Joseph's University Global Chemical Regulations and Compliance Management Seminar in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This seminar is open to the public. ...


    By Acta Group

  • Council adopts biocides regulation

    The Council today adopted1 a regulation amending biocides regulation 528/2012/EU (PECOS 140/13). Biocides are chemicals used to suppress organisms that are harmful to human or animal health or that cause damage to natural or manufactured materials. Examples of biocidal products are insect repellents, disinfectants and industrial chemicals such as anti-fouling paints for ships and material ...


    By EU Council of Ministers

  • Agreement reached on access to the market of biocidal products

    The Permanent Representatives Committee today approved a compromise agreed with the European Parliament on a draft regulation amending the biocides regulation 528/2012/EU. It herewith endorsed a compromise reached between the Lithuanian presidency and representatives of the European Parliament and the Commission on 2 December.  Biocides are chemicals used to suppress organisms that are ...


    By EU Council of Ministers

  • European Commission Adds 25 CMRs To REACH Annex XVII

    If you supply chemical products to the European market, you should be aware that last week the European Commission made significant amendments to the Appendices to Annex XVII of the REACH Regulation. Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/1510 – which makes changes to Entries 28, 29 and 30 of Annex XVII – specifically concerns substances classified as CMRs. What are CMRs? ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • Lynn L. Bergeson Will Speak on REACH at the CSPA International Affairs Conference

    Washington D.C. -- Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C), The Acta Group, L.L.C. (Acta), and The Acta Group EU, Ltd (Acta EU) are pleased to announce that Lynn L. Bergeson will speak, Saturday, December 4, 2010, about Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) reform legislation and the role of the European Union's (EU) Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) ...


    By Acta Group

  • Lynn L. Bergeson will speak on REACH at the CSPA international affairs conference

    Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C), The Acta Group, L.L.C. (Acta), and The Acta Group EU, Ltd (Acta EU) are pleased to announce that Lynn L. Bergeson will speak, Saturday, December 4, 2010, about Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) reform legislation and the role of the European Union's (EU) Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) program at the Seventh ...


    By Acta Group

  • Lynn L. Bergeson Will Speak on REACH at the CSPA International Affairs Conference

    Washington D.C. -- Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C), The Acta Group, L.L.C. (Acta), and The Acta Group EU, Ltd (Acta EU) are pleased to announce that Lynn L. Bergeson will speak, Saturday, December 4, 2010, about Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) reform legislation and the role of the European Union's (EU) Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Senate Panel Advances Bill to Overhaul Chemical Regulation

    A bipartisan bill to update regulation of harmful chemicals for the first time in nearly 40 years won approval from a Senate committee Tuesday, moving it closer to a vote in the full Senate. The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved the bill, 15-5. Four Democrats joined all 11 committee Republicans to support the bill, which would set safety standards for tens of thousands of ...


    By Associated Press

  • Senate Panel Advances Bill to Overhaul Chemical Regulation

    A bipartisan bill to update regulation of harmful chemicals for the first time in nearly 40 years won approval from a Senate committee Tuesday, moving it closer to a vote in the full Senate. The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved the bill, 15-5. Four Democrats joined all 11 committee Republicans to support the bill, which would set safety standards for tens of thousands of ...


    By Associated Press

  • Acta Offers Complimentary Consultation on K-REACH at ChemCon Asia 2015

    The Acta Group (Acta®) is pleased to offer to ChemCon Asia 2015 attendees a complimentary 30-minute private session with Acta professionals and Acta's South Korean-based affiliate, SHES Chemical Consulting (SHES), to answer questions relating to K-REACH, European Union REACH, TSCA, or other Asian chemical notification/regulation programs, as ...


    By Acta Group

  • Nearly 50 Texas companies to be impacted by EU chemical regulations

    More than 30 chemicals made or imported by companies in Texas – including Exxon Mobil, Shell, DuPont, Dow Chemical, and Equistar – have been classified as dangerous by the European Union (EU). As a result, these companies will be directly affected by controls imposed under the EU's new chemicals regulation, concludes Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) in a report released today, Across the Pond: ...


    By Environmental Defense Fund

  • EPA Reaches Settlement with Goshen, New York Company for Violations of Federal Toxics Law

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached an agreement with Blaser Swisslube, Inc, in Goshen, New York for violations of federal regulations governing toxic substances. The company, which produces high-end coolants for tools, failed to notify the EPA before importing a chemical it had been using to inhibit corrosion in one of the company’s products. Under the agreement’s ...

  • ACC and SOCMA Announce Agenda for 2012 Global Chemical Regulations Conference

     This year's Global Chemical Regulations Conference and Expo returns to Baltimore, MD, and will take place March 5-7, 2012.  The event is an ideal venue to bring chemical industry professionals up to speed on the latest chemical management regulations, both domestic and foreign. Attendees are invited to take advantage of this once-a-year opportunity to interact with experts in policy ...

  • UL Environment Introduces Ground-Breaking Software to Reduce the Need for Animal Testing and Comply with REACH

    UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today announced the launch of REACHAcross™ software, a chemical assessment tool that helps companies meet REACH chemical regulations and reduce the need for animal testing. This first-of-its-kind software uses machine learning to assess the endpoint behavior of any chemical of ...


    By UL LLC

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