Entry 72 added to REACH Annex XVII

On 10 October 2018, Entry 72 was added to REACH Annex XVII as per Commission Regulation (EU) 2018/1513, restricting the placing on the market of certain substances classified as carcinogenic, mutagenic or toxic for reproduction (CMR) category 1A or 1B. The 33 substances listed in Appendix 12 must not be placed on the market after 1 November 2020 in clothing, textiles and footwear used by consumers, in a concentration equal to or greater than limits specified for each substance in Appendix 12.

Yorda’s Hive, 25 October 2018 ; https://www.yordasgroup.com/hive/news