Update! EU REACH updates SVHC to 224 items

On 10 June 2022, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced the addition of a substance to its List of Substances of High Concern (SVHC) (List of candidate Substances). The LIST of Substances of High Concern now contains 224 substances.

Helsinki, 10 June 2022 – N-(hydroxymethyl)acrylamide has been added to the Candidate List as it may cause cancer or genetic defects. It is mostly used in polymers and when manufacturing other chemicals, textiles, leather or fur.

Entry added to the Candidate List on 10 June 2022:

As per regulations continue to be updated, companies related to products exported to Europe will face more and more controls. STQ testing here reminds relevant enterprises to improve risk awareness, timely collect relevant information, do a good job of technical evaluation of their own products and suppliers' products, determine whether the products contain SVHC substances through testing and other means, and transmit the relevant information to suppliers. STQ Testing has a professional technical team and rich experience in hazardous substance control. For more detailed information, please feel free to contact us.