Substances in single-use baby diapers


RAC concluded discussions on this restriction proposal submitted by France, adopting its opinion, while SEAC agreed its opinion, which will now be subject to a consultation. The consultation started on 15 September and will close on 14 November 2021, after which SEAC will finalise its opinion in December 2021. The proposal concerns hazardous substances that may be present in single-use baby diapers. It aims to reduce health risks associated with wearing diapers for children and infants under the age of three. See news from 10 September 2021.

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ECHA, 22 September 2021