ERJ staff report (DS)
Helsinki, Finland — ECHA, the European Chemicals Agency has published an updated listing of pre-registered chemicals on its website. The agency is responsible for implementing te REACH (Registration, evaluation, accreditation and restriction of chemicals) legislation in Europe. The new listing contains around 143,000 substances which were pre-registered by 65,000 companies between 1 June and 1 December 2008. ECHA does not expect all of these substances to be registered.
It contains further improvements:
• CAS numbers are now provided for…