|ECHA Recommends 8 Substances for Authorisation|
On December 17 the ECHA has recommended that eight chemical substances of very high concern should not be used without specific auhtorisation. Four of these are currently classified as carcinogenic and toxic to reproduction, three as carcinogenic and one as toxic to reproduction:
This is the second time ECHA recommends SVHCs for authorisation, the first recommendation was in June 2009.
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