REACH is the Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals. It came into force on 1 June 2007.
REACH applies to substances manufactured or imported into the EU in quantities of 1 tonne per year or more. It covers substances on their own, in a preparation or in an article manufactured, imported, placed on the market or used:
The Key Provisions of REACH Regulation Includes:
REACH and Its Impact
The impact of REACH is not only on the chemical industry. Other industries such as electronics, toys, textiles and tyres, etc, are all affected by REACH. For example, chemical companies need to do REACH registration and prepare SDS. Manufacturers and importers of toys shall ensure that the concentrations of REACH restricted substances and SVHC in their products do not exceed certain threshold limits. CIRS offers full range of REACH compliance services to help you comply with REACH.
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CIRS a leading provider of comprehensive chemical compliance services for companies doing businesses in/with EU and China with a strong focus on chemical compliance.
With a strong presence in EU and China, CIRS has provided cost-effective regulatory support to over 3,000 companies while doing businesses in both the EU and China.
CIRS is the largest REACH only representative in the world. Since 2007, we have:
Ms Louise Halpin, Europe Office
Singleton House, Laurence Street, Drogheda, Co. Louth, Ireland
Tel : +353 41 9806 916
Fax : +353 41 9806 999