10/07/2017 - Press release

One new substance added to the Candidate List, several entries updated

ECHA has added the substance PFHxS to the Candidate List. Entries for bisphenol A and four phthalates have been updated to include endocrine-disrupting properties for human health. The Candidate List of substances of very high concern (SVHCs) for authorisation now contains 174 substances.

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Start date: 01/06/2017 Deadline: 31/07/2017
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Start date: 22/03/2017 Deadline: 22/09/2017
Restriction proposals: 2
Start date: 21/06/2017 Deadline: 21/12/2017
Restriction proposals: 1

Testing proposals

Start date: 22/06/2017 Deadline: 07/08/2017
Testing proposals: 15


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Start date: 20/06/2017 Deadline: 04/08/2017
CLH proposals: 4
Start date: 19/07/2017 Deadline: 04/09/2017
CLH proposals: 5


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Start date: 17/07/2017 Deadline: 15/09/2017
Active substance: 1

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