Environmental Health & Safety

European Chemical Industry Welcomes REACH Safety Report Improvements

Source: European Chemical Industry Council

By Chemical Processing Staff

Jul 30, 2013

European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) recently published a roadmap to improve the chemical safety reports (CSR) and safety data sheets (SDS). This has been a joint initiative among ECHA, member states and industry associations.

Six years after REACH came into force, industry has played a pivotal role in meeting the first two registration deadlines covering substances produced above 100 tons/year. However, this has not been easy, with the implementation of some aspects of REACH proving to be more difficult than initially expected.

Read the entire Cefic release.