Upcoming consultations on applications for authorisation

Below is the current plan for consultations on applications that have been submitted to date. It is provided to ensure that third parties have sufficient time to get organised and prepare their comments for 8-week consultation. 

Applicant Application type Name EC Number CAS Number Start of consultation End of consultation Uses
CRISTINA SRL A SOCIO UNICO Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Use at industrial site- electroplating of different types of substrates to achieve functional surfaces with high durability and a bright or matt silvery appearance for sanitary applications.
Sarrel; SARRELIBER - TRANSFORMAÇÃO DE PLÁSTICOS E METAIS, S.A Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Industrial use of chromium trioxide for the etching of plastics materials, as a pre-treatment step of the electroplating process, for automotive applications mostly
EDF S.A. Initial trixylyl phosphate / TXP 246-677-8 25155-23-1 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Industrial use as a hydraulic fluid in closed systems to drive and control the steam inlet valves of turbines.
EDF S.A. Initial trixylyl phosphate / TXP 246-677-8 25155-23-1 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Industrial use as a hydraulic fluid in closed systems to drive and control main steam isolation valves.
Metalbrass s.r.l. Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Electroplating of metal substrates using chromium trioxide to achieve functional surfaces for the sanitary sector
OLIVARI B SPA Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Electroplating of brass substrates using chromium trioxide to achieve functional surfaces for architectural fittings
Cromoplastica C.M.C. S.r.l. Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Use of chromium trioxide for etching of plastic substrates as a key pre-treatment step for creating an electrically conductive surface to enable electroplating.
Cromoplastica C.M.C. S.r.l. Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Use of chromium trioxide for electroplating of plastic substrates to achieve a protective and durable surface with a silvery finish
SPGPrints B.V. Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Use of Cr(VI) in an integrated process to create a hard surface with selective adhesion properties on mandrels used to manufacture screens for Rotary Screen Printing (RSP) for textile and other (printing) applications
Orelec Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Industrial use of chromium trioxide for the hard chrome plating of variable injection moulds in order to provide hardness, wear resistance and good demoulding properties, critical for the manufacture of high-quality plastic parts
RIGHI S.p.A. Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Electroplating of metal substrates using chromium trioxide to achieve functional surfaces for the sanitary sector
Rubinetteria Paffoni S.p.A. Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Functional chrome plating with decorative character of metal substrates for sanitary applications
RUBINETTERIE 3M SRL Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Use at industrial site- electroplating of different types of substrates to achieve functional surfaces with high durability and a bright or matt silvery appearance for sanitary applications
MAIER S. COOP.; MAIER CZ s.r.o.; MAIER CROMOPLASTICA S.p.A Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Functional chrome plating with decorative character for automotive applications
MAIER S. COOP.; MAIER CZ s.r.o.; MAIER CROMOPLASTICA S.p.A Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 Etching of plastics with chromium trioxide as pre-treatment step for electroplating of plastics for automotive applications
Villeroy & Boch Gustavsberg AB; FM Mattsson Mora Group AB Initial Chromium trioxide 215-607-8 1333-82-0 18/05/2022 13/07/2022 The use of chromium trioxide for electroplating of metal substrates with the purpose to create a long-lasting high durability surface with bright look