REACH committee to debate restriction proposal on microplastics excludes nanoparticles
Today, September 23rd, a draft proposal set out by the European Commission to restrict intentionally added microplastics is being debated at the REACH committee. The Commission looks to prevent the devastating effect that microplastics have on nature.
Multiple green NGO’s have urged the EU governments to back strict controls on the intentional addition of...
OECD evaluation of 32 nanomaterials exposure assessment tools
The OECD has evaluated 32 tools that can assist in the exposure assessment of Nanomaterials The 32 tools and models evaluated by OECD are specifically developed for assessing consumer and occupational exposure to manufactured nanomaterials. The evaluation consists of three parts:
1) compilation of tolls/models and analysis for further...
ECHA may have overestimated number of substances with nanoform on the EU market - low number of REACH nano registrations bother ECHA, blames industry
ECHA has expressed frustration about the persistently low number of REACH registrations for substances in nanoform.