New intentions to identify a substance of very high concern

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has received two new intentions for substances of very high concern. New intentions for identification as a substance of very high concern have been received for:

  • benz[a]anthracene (EC 200-280-6; CAS 56-55-3), and
  • chrysene (EC 205-923-4; CAS 218-01-9).

Further information on the intentions is available at: Registry of current SVHC intentions

ECHA Weekly, 9 August 2017 ; http://echa.europa.eu