Montreal, Canada, October 18, 2006 - Atrion International today announced the launch of www.reachlegislation.com, an information web-portal covering REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals) related topics, including in-depth industry viewpoints on this new European Chemical framework for regulating the manufacture, import, marketing and use of chemicals.
'Manufacturers, importers and downstream users of chemicals dealing with the European market need to begin preparations, and become aware of the potential impact REACH legislation will have on their business,' said John Phyper, Chief Strategic Officer at Atrion. 'The new REACH web-portal is part of our ongoing commitment as a leader in regulatory compliance solutions to help our clients meet REACH requirements in a timely and cost-effective manner.'
In addition to the launch of the REACH web-portal, Atrion enables its clients to become REACH ready with solutions that are integrated, automated and audible to facilitate the generation and submission of compliant documents such as SDSs, Pre-Registration data, Chemical Safety Reports (CSRs) , and Registration dossiers. Atrion also offers a full range of consulting services to assist companies in their REACH preparation, such as: Gap Analysis, REACH Project Planning, performing Risk Assessments and providing Authors for the generation of SDSs and CSRs. In addition, Atrion clients have access to a network of partners that offer other products and services supported by regulatory knowledge and expertise to enable REACH compliance.