Ready for REACH 2018?

Tempus Fugit! Time Flies! Very traditional on a grandfather clock but not good for companies dealing with the 2018 REACH registration deadline. We are more than halfway through the 5 year “wait” between the...

Registration strategy

REACH is a complex chemical regulation that aims to protect human health and the environment from substances that are hazardous, by using information about the substance to determine the risk and hence safe use....
REACH 2018

REACH 2018 – Are you prepared for registration?

By Caroline Raine National Chemical Emergency Centre (NCEC) Principal Consultant The deadline for REACH 2018 is looming. By the 31st May 2018, all companies manufacturing or importing chemical substances in the European Union in quantities over...

Would you be ready for a REACH/Biocides Audit?

Compliance with REACH and Biocides legislation continues to present challenges for businesses whether you are based in the EEA and manufacturing or importing, or based outside the EEA and supplying into the EEA. REACH/biocides audits...

REACH 2018 – first time registrants

The 31st May 2018 may seem a distant date right now but for those stakeholders who bear a REACH registration obligation for this date it is just around the corner. The first registration deadline realised...
REACH 2018

Getting ready for REACH 2018

James Hagan, Global Director of Product Stewardship and Compliance at Elementis Specialties, explains the challenges of REACH 2018 and how EUPHOR, a Registration Management System tailored to compliance regulations, is helping Elementis prepare for...
EU REACH is now extending to Turkey

EU REACH is now extending to Turkey

Chemicals management is taking its place on top of the priority list for manufacturers and exporters since there is a changing regulatory environment and new chemical legislations are being introduced all over the world;...

Pre-emptive risk management option analysis (PRMOA) under REACH

As part of the European Commission’s SVHC Roadmap to 2020, the risk management option analysis (RMOA) has been introduced as a step in the decision-making process for the authorities, although there is no legal...

Embattled chemicals: how does this affect my business?

What are embattled chemicals? Substances can become embattled in a number of ways. Many find their way into this arena because of known chemical/hazard properties. However, the embattled substance arena is not just driven...
Chemical Sector

Supporting the UK chemical sector

The performance of the UK chemical industry, including pharmaceuticals, has made it one of the world’s top chemical-producing nations. Indeed, it is the second largest industry in the UK, in terms of both turnover and...