Draft Commission Regulation amending Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards methanol (3 pages + Annex 2 pages, in English).
Date of arrival: 2016 October 06 - Final date for comments: 2016 December 05
DescriptionThis draft Regulation relates to a new entry in Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006. It would restrict the placing on the market for the general public of windscreen washing fluids or defrosting fluids and denatured alcohol containing methanol in a concentration equal to or greater than 0.6% by weight. Application of the restriction is deferred for 12 months to allow stakeholders sufficient time to adapt and achieve compliance.
ObjectivesProtection of Human Health or Safety
Fields of ActivityProducts of the chemical industry
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Comments, answers or reactionsComment - China - (09 December 2016)
New Answer - European Union - (12 November 2018)