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COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) …/… amending Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards Annexes I, III,VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, and XII to address nanoforms of substances

Directorate-General for Environment
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9 October 2017 - 6 November 2017
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  • American Chemistry Council (United States)
    6 November 2017 Business association
    American Chemistry Council (United States)

    Dear Sir or Madame: The Nanotechnology Panel of the American Chemistry Council (“The Panel”) is pleased to provide the attached comments to the Directorate-General for Environment (“DG Environment”) on proposed amendments to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 to address nanoforms of substances. Regards, Jay West American Chemistry Council

  • ANSES (France)
    6 novembre 2017 Public authority
    ANSES (France)

    Commentaires attachés en pièce jointe. L'avis de l'ANSES sera formellement adopté par le comité d'experts spécialisé (CES) "Substances chimiques visées par les règlements REACh et CLP" qui se tiendra le 30 novembre prochain. Les dates de la consultation publique ne nous ont pas permis de le valider avant qu'il soit posté. Des modifications de formes sont susceptibles d'être apportées avant sa publication sur le site de l'ANSES et diffusion...

  • Avicenn (France)
    6 novembre 2017 Non-governmental organisation (NGO)
    Avicenn (France)

    Avicenn, Association de veille et d’information civique sur les enjeux des nanosciences et des nanotechnologies, éditeur du site http://veillenanos.fr, souhaite faire remonter à la Commission son analyse critique et ses suggestions d’amélioration concernant la révision proposée des annexes de REACH pour les adapter aux nanomatériaux. Dans leur globalité, les deux textes soumis à consultation (le texte légal et les propositions de modification...

  • EEB (Belgium)
    6 November 2017 Non-governmental organisation (NGO)
    EEB (Belgium)

    The EEB regrets the long and unjustified delay and total absence of legal action on nanomaterials to ensure the protection of health and environment by the European Commission since 2012. Meanwhile, European citizens and environment are unnecessarily exposed to these materials of concern and authorities are unable to protect them due to a general lack of data on the nanomaterials’ used and produced in Europe. Even if this process advances now...

  • Evonik Industries AG (Germany)
    6 November 2017 Company/business organisation
    Evonik Industries AG (Germany)

    Evonik Industries AG welcomes the possibility to comment on the draft of the nanospecific REACH annexes. Evonik supports the comments already submitted by CEFIC, VCI, VdMi and ASASP (attached for reference). In addition, Evonik would like to highlight and elaborate on specific comments. Nanomaterials may be hazardous or may be not: An important recognition of the decision of the Board of Appeal (BoA) on SAS material is that being a...

  • Anonymous (Germany)
    6 November 2017 Environmental organisation
    Anonymous (Germany)

    Dear Sirs, please find attached the feedback from GRACE GmbH on th proposed changes to REACH annexes in regards to nanomaterials and nano particles. One of the most missing elements in the set-up of the annexes is one of the latest statements made by the Board of Appeal on nano materials: "The Board of Appeal further finds that being a nanomaterial is insufficient on its own to justify a potential concern. The Board of Appeal notes that some...

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