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Inspectors to check products sold online that contain harmful substances
20/01/2020

Inspections for the eighth major Forum enforcement project have started. The project will check whether companies selling hazardous substances, mixtures, biocidal products and articles online in Member States and EEA countries comply with REACH, CLP and the Biocidal Products Regulation.

REACH
ECHA has assessed how to make tattoo inks safer
21/01/2020

At the request of the European Commission, ECHA has assessed the safety of pigments used in tattoo inks. ECHA is not proposing to ban tattoos, nor all green and blue tattooing colours. The Agency submitted its scientific opinions to the Commission in June 2019, and the Commission will discuss it with Member States in February.

REACH
Four new substances added to Candidate List
16/01/2020
The Candidate List of substances of very high concern (SVHCs) for authorisation now contains 205 substances.

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Calls for comments and evidence
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  • Start date: 18/12/2019
  • Deadline: 13/03/2020
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  • Start date: 15/01/2020
  • Deadline: 31/03/2020
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Consultations on SEAC draft opinion: 1
  • Start date: 18/12/2019
  • Deadline: 18/02/2020
Restriction proposals: 1
  • Start date: 25/09/2019
  • Deadline: 25/03/2020
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Testing proposals: 5
  • Start date: 17/12/2019
  • Deadline: 31/01/2020

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Harmonised classification and labelling
CLH proposals: 2
  • Start date: 25/11/2019
  • Deadline: 24/01/2020
CLH proposals: 4
  • Start date: 09/12/2019
  • Deadline: 07/02/2020

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