ConsumerMail 18 - EU updates candidate list of SVHC
Posted 23 May 2018
In late April, ECHA added two substances into the candidate list of SVHC, changing the total from 181 to 183.
The new candidate list will be effective by the end of June or beginning of July 2018.
The following are the two chemicals added by the EU to the SVHC:
|benzene-1,2,4-tricarboxylic acid 1,2 anhydride (trimellitic anhydride) (TMA)||552-30-7||- Respiratory sensitising properties|
|dicyclohexyl phthalate (DCHP)||CAS 84-61-7||- Toxic for reproduction category 1B
- Endocrine disrupting properties with probable serious effects to human health
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