UK Announces First Post-Brexit Chemical Restrictions
The U.K. government set out its first set of chemical restrictions to be reviewed and initiated by the U.K. authorities. Initial work will look into lead ammunition, harmful substances in tattoo inks, and per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).
EU Proposes to add Two New Hazard Classes to the EU CLP Regulation to Cover Endocrine Disruptors
The EU has since released a proposal that was discussed in CARACAL on 23rd March 2021 on how endocrine disruptors (EDs) can be addressed in the CLP regulation, which is a major cornerstone of EU chemical legislation.