The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has updated R4BP 3, its dossier submission tool for biocidal products. The new version only accepts dossiers that have been prepared using IUCLID 6, the agency's application for creating REACH and CLP dossiers. The new release of R4BP 3 promises enhanced dossier management and better communication between supporting companies and the reviewing parties. New features [...]
ECHA has emphasised the importance of good registration support. Companies wishing to place biocidal products on the European market must have them authorised under existing national schemes or under the Biocidal Products Regulations, depending on the status of the active substance(s) in the products. Good quality information, comprehensive hazard and risk assessment, and efficient communication and planning are keystones of [...]
IUCLID 6 has been released by ECHA for creating REACH and CLP dossiers. The tool is used for managing scientific information. The application has been simplified and is supported by updated manuals and plugins. IUCLID 6 was already available in open beta form for testing since 5 February and got its major release on 29th April 2016. It is now [...]
The terms “fair, transparent and non-discriminatory” have been clarified in a new implementing regulation ((EU) 2016/9) adopted by the European Commission and applicable as of 26 January 2016.