K-REACH 277 PECs Lead Registrants have been Elected

Updated on 8 December 2016

On 28 April 2016, the Ministry of Environment (MOE) of South Korea released a list of another 10 priority existing chemicals (PECs), the lead registrants of which have been elected.

Up to now, there are 179 substances have Lead Registrants (LR) of 510 PECs.

Enterprises will have to purchase LOA from the lead registrant and finish joint registration once the lead registrant of this substance has been elected.

According to MOE, manufacturers/ importers of the 510 PECs shall have to do the registration before 1 July 2018 in case the tonnage of importation/ manufacturing exceeds 1t/y, otherwise punishment will be imposed on the enterprise in accordance with Act on the Registration and Evaluation of Chemicals (K-reach). However, enterprises are still allowed to manufacture/ import the 510 PECs during the transitional period before 1 July 2018.

Please click here to download the integrate list of the 179 PECs and their lead registrants 

Up to May 25 2016, the Lead Registrants (LR) of 202 priority existing chemicals (PECs) have been elected. Please click here to download the whole list (in Korean).

Up to June 22 2016, the Lead Registrants (LR) of 221 priority existing chemicals (PECs) have been elected. Please click here to download the whole list (in Korean)

Up to July 29, 2016, the Lead Registrants of 239 priority existing chemicals have been elected. Please click here to download the whole list (in Korean).

News/Updates

Up to 1 December 2016 the Lead Registrants of 277 priority existing chemicals have been elected. Please click here to download the whole list (in Korean).


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