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REACH Enforcement Project Finds Hundr...

REACH Enforcement Project Finds Hundreds of Products with Illegal Amounts of Restricted Chemicals

February 14, 2018 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. 18% of Products Inspected Did Not Comply with EU REACH Restrictions As part of the ongoing EU REACH Enforcement Project started by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) last year, ECHA inspectors checked thousands of products and found that hundreds of products still contain illegal amounts of chemicals restricted under the […]

7 Substances Added to REACH SVHC List...

7 Substances Added to REACH SVHC List, Plus a BPA Update

January 24, 2018 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. ECHA Announces the Addition of 7 Substances to the REACH SVHC Candidate List and an Update to the BPA Entry Last week, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced seven additions to the Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) Candidate List for Annex XIV of the EU REACH regulation. This update […]

ECHA to Perform REACH Enforcement Pro...

ECHA to Perform REACH Enforcement Project in 2018

December 07, 2017 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. REACH Enforcement Project Will Check Compliance With the Obligations of Substances in Articles In November, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced an enforcement project to verify that companies are complying with the notification and communication obligations relating to substances in articles under the EU REACH regulation. The operational phase of […]

White Papers on Restricted Substances...

White Papers on Restricted Substances in Electronics Products & Conflict Minerals Reporting Published

May 10, 2017|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. GreenSoft Publishes Two White Papers on Environmental Compliance for Electronic Products As part of an on-going effort to provide knowledge and guidance to the electronics manufacturing industry, GreenSoft has published two new informational White Papers on product compliance. “Management of Restricted Substances in Electronic Products“ and “Best Practices for […]

GreenSoft Hosting a REACH Webinar in ...

GreenSoft Hosting a REACH Webinar in May

Update May 26, 2017: A recording of the completed webinar is available to view online. April 07, 2017|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Join us for this new webinar event and become your company’s REACH expert On Wednesday, May 24, GreenSoft will be hosting a webinar focused on compliance with the EU REACH regulation. Hosted by […]

Public Consultation for Two EU REACH ...

Public Consultation for Two EU REACH SVHC Additions

March 16, 2017|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. ECHA Invites Interested Parties to Comment on SVHC Proposals Last week the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced a public consultation period for two proposals to identify new Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) under the REACH regulation. The substances are: 4,4′-isopropylidenediphenol (bisphenol A; BPA) – EC No. 201-245-8; CAS No. 80-05-7; […]

Updates to CA Prop 65, EU REACH and E...

Updates to CA Prop 65, EU REACH and EU Battery Directive Regulations

March 1, 2017 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. New Substances Added and a Recently Expired Exemption Now Applies Several updates have been added to the CA Prop 65, EU REACH and EU Battery Directive regulations over the past few weeks. New substances have been added to Prop 65 and REACH, while a prior exemption for the […]

4 Substances Added to REACH SVHC List

4 Substances Added to REACH SVHC List

January 18, 2017 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. ECHA Adds 4 Substances to SVHC Candidate List The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has added four new substances to the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) Candidate List. The addition of these four substances brings the total number of SVHC substances to […]

ECHA Proposes Prioritizing 9 SVHCs fo...

ECHA Proposes Prioritizing 9 SVHCs for REACH Authorisation List

December 07, 2016|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. SVHCs Prioritized for REACH Annex XIV Authorisation List In November, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) recommended prioritizing the addition of nine Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) to the EU REACH Annex XIV Authorisation List. There are currently 31 substances on the Authorisation List. ECHA regularly assesses the substances from the Candidate List […]