News from ECHA’s Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) – Adoption of Opinion on Harmonised Classification and Labelling for MWCNTs
For hazards of highest concern (e.g., carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, reproductive toxicity), the European harmonised classification and labelling (CLH) system is set up to ensure an adequate risk management. Harmonized classifications are listed in Annex VI of the of the Classification, Labelling and Packaging (CLP) legislation and should be applied by all manufacturers, importers, or downstream users […]Read More
Nanomaterials in cosmetics – The next priority of the Commission?
Since a number of new developments have taken place in the area of nanomaterial safety research, the EC Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) has updated its Guidance in October 2019 to ensure compliance of nanomaterials intended for use as cosmetic ingredients under the current EU legislation (EC No 1223/2009). We have provided a summary […]Read More