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REACH
New IUCLID pharmaceutical datasets support alternatives to animal testing
24/01/2023

ECHA has published IUCLID structured datasets for 348 approved pharmaceuticals, with results from non-clinical animal studies and human information.  

REACH
ECHA adds nine hazardous chemicals to Candidate List
17/01/2023

The Candidate List of substances of very high concern now contains 233 entries for chemicals that can harm people or the environment. 

REACH
ECHA receives PFASs restriction proposal from five national authorities
13/01/2023

The national authorities of Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden have submitted a proposal to ECHA to restrict per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) under REACH, the European Union’s (EU) chemicals regulation. ECHA will publish the detailed proposal, one of the broadest in the EU’s history, on 7 February 2023.