SGS Summarizes EU Revision to CLP Regulation on Substances and Mixtures

Top Quote SGS publishes SafeGuardS looking at the EUís recent amendment to its CLP Regulation. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) January 30, 2024 - SGS, the worldís leading testing, inspection and certification company, has published a SafeGuardS detailing the European Unionís amendment to Regulation (EU) No. 1272/2008 on classification, labeling and packaging of substances and mixtures (CLP Regulation).

    Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2024/197 was issued on January 5, 2024. It contains several important changes to Table 3 in Part 3 of Annex VI to the CLP Regulation. These include:
    ē Adding 28 new entries, including:
    o Bisphenol AF (BPAF)
    o Dibutyltin maleate
    o Dibutyltin oxide
    o Nonylphenol ethoxylates (NPEO, with an average molecular weight of no more than 1,540 g/mol)
    ē Replacing 24 entries, including:
    o Tetrabromobisphenol A (TBBPA) Ė a substance with a new carcinogenic 1B classification

    The amendment came into force on January 25, 2024. It will apply from September 1, 2025, but stakeholders can classify, label and package substances and mixtures in accordance with this amendment before this date.

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    SGS offers a comprehensive range of testing services to help manufacturers and suppliers ensure their products are safe and comply with national and international regulations concerning harmful chemicals. In the end, itís only trusted because itís tested. Learn more about SGS Chemical Testing Services. [www.sgs.com/en/services/chemicals-testing]

    SGS SafeGuardS keep you up to date with the latest news and developments in the consumer goods industry. Read the EU Revises CLP Regulation on Substances and Mixtures SafeGuardS. [www.sgs.com/en/news/2024/01/safeguards-0624-eu-revises-clp-regulation-on-substances-and-mixtures]

    Subscribe here, www.sgs.com/subscribesg, to receive SGS SafeGuardS direct to your inbox.

    For further information contact:

    Dr. HingWo Tsang
    Global Information and Innovation Manager
    Tel: (+852) 2774 7420
    Email: cp.media ( @ ) sgs dot com
    Website: www.sgs.com/cp
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