In December 2017 and January 2018, the European Commission granted 6 Authorisations for the following substances:

In December:

  1. Sodium dichromate: CAS# 7789-12-0, 10588-01-9
  2. Ammonium dichromate: CAS# 7789-09-5
  3. 1,2-Dichloroethane (EDC): CAS# 107-06-2

In January:

  1. Chromium trioxide [CAS# 1333-82-0]
  2. 1,2-Dichloroethane (EDC) [CAS# 107-06-2]
  3. Acids generated from chromium trioxide and their oligomers [CAS# 7738-94-5]

The REACH Authorisation list now contains 43 substances. For more information including sunset dates visit: https://echa.europa.eu/authorisation-list

For details regarding the authorisations, visit: