- Posted by: HQTS
On March 13, 2019, the European Chemical Agency (ECHA) launched its public consultation of on six potential Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC). The 3 proposed substances in the consultation are listed as below. The deadline for commenting is April 29, 2019.
|Name||EC Number||CAS Number||Proposing authority||Reason for proposing|
|2,3,3,3-tetrafluoro-2-(heptafluoropropoxy) propionic acid, its salts and its acyl halides (covering any of their individual isomers and combinations thereof)||–||–||Netherlands||Equivalent level of concern having probable serious effects on the environment (Article 57f)|
Equivalent level of concern having probable serious effects on human health (Article 57f)
|2-methoxyethyl acetate||203-772-9||110-49-6||Sweden||Toxic for reproduction (Article 57c)|
|Tris(4-nonylphenyl, branched and linear) phosphite (TNPP) with ≥ 0.1% w/w of 4-nonylphenol, branched and linear (4-NP)||–||–||France||Endocrine disrupting properties (Article 57(f) – environment)|