Compliance Update: REACH, Q4 2011


The latest enacted, amended, and revised REACH requirements; proposed REACH requirements; and REACH enforcement actions in Q4 2011.

Includes proposed amendments and new restrictions on lead and mercury; recommendations on 13 new Substances of Very High Concern (SVHCs); proposed restrictions on hexavalent chromium in leather and on four phthalates in Denmark; and a Greenpeace report on "Dirty Laundry" in clothing and fabric-based shoes allegedly manufactured using nonylphenol ethoxylates (NPEs).

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Published In: Consumer Protection Updates, Environmental Updates, Health Updates, Products Liability Updates, Toxic Torts Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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