Posts tagged REACH Compliance

EU Commission Proposes Two New Restri...

EU Commission Proposes Two New Restrictions to REACH Annex XVII

November 08, 2016 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Annex XVII Additions Proposed for 2017 On October 6, the EU Commission notified the World Trade Organization of its intention to add two new substances to the REACH Annex XVII restricted substances list. The first addition, detailed in document G/TBT/N/EU/410, restricts windscreen washing fluids, defrosting fluids and denatured alcohol containing methanol […]

White Paper: Solving the Environmenta...

White Paper: Solving the Environmental Compliance Data Problem

July 26, 2016 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. A new White Paper has been added to our Media Library! Download the paper here. The Environmental Compliance Data Problem The recent expansion of product environmental regulations such as the European Union’s RoHS-2 directive and REACH legislation have placed a heavy burden on manufacturers of electrical and electronic products. […]

6 New Substances Added to REACH SVHC ...

6 New Substances Added to REACH SVHC Candidate List

December 17, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Today the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) addedsix new substances to the REACH Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) Candidate List, and one existing entry has been updated. With the inclusion of the substances of the SVHC Candidate List, manufacturers and importers of products containing the substances now have […]

EU Court Dismisses Appeals on SVHC St...

EU Court Dismisses Appeals on SVHC Status of Certain Substances

November 25, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. For several years, three cases brought on by manufacturers appealing the SVHC status of certain substances have been ongoing, and this month the European General Court dismissed all three appeals and ordered the manufacturers to pay the costs. The Cases All three cases were filed on September 4, 2014. […]

Cutting edge exhibits at DesignCon an...

Cutting edge exhibits at DesignCon and MD&M West shows in early 2015

November 20, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. GreenSoft is exhibiting at DesignCon and MD&M West early in 2015, two premier shows in their respective industries, and we’re excited to participate in these expos at the forefront of electronic innovation. DesignCon 2015 will be held in Santa Clara, CA on January 28-29. MD&M West, in conjunction […]

ECHA One Step Closer to Authorizing U...

ECHA One Step Closer to Authorizing Use of 16 Restricted Substances

November 03, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. In September, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) Committees for Risk Assessment and Socio-economic Analysis issued opinion statements supporting the use of 16 substances of very high concern (SVHC). Eight applications for these 16 substances had been issued by companies desiring to continue use of the substances. The applications […]

ChemSec Updates SIN List of Hazardous...

ChemSec Updates SIN List of Hazardous Chemicals

October 28, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The International Chemical Secretariat (ChemSec) updated their Substitute It Now (SIN) List of hazardous chemicals this month with 28 newly added substances. ChemSec is a non-profit organization striving for “a world free of hazardous chemicals.” The organization maintains their SIN List of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) based on EU […]

EBN Reviews GreenSoft’s data an...

EBN Reviews GreenSoft’s data and software

June 25, 2012|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. EBN has published an article, 7 Essential Services for Environmental Compliance, which provides an overview of GreenSoft’s data and software. The article emphasizes how important it is to collect full material declaration data to demonstate REACH SVHC compliance at the article level. Doug Alexander’s piece is his last […]