Commission authorises use of chromium trioxide

The European Commission has granted an authorisation for: One use of chromium trioxide (EC 215-607-8; CAS 1333-82-0) as an oxidising and hardening agent in the manufacture of colourless stainless steel. The authorisation is valid until 21 September 2027. To date, the Commission has made 80 authorisation decisions in total. Further information is available at: Adopted decision

ECHA Weekly, 7 June 2017 ;http://echa.europa.eu ;