Category Archives: Chemical policy and legislation

ECHA adds new chemicals to the Candidate List

A few days ago 4 new substances were added til the REACH Candidate List which now contains 155 substances. It was e.g. cadmium chloride. Cadmium compounds are well-known for various toxic effects, including cancer and kidney damage, and mass-intoxications have occurred, and other cadmium compounds such as cadmium oxide and cadmium sulfide are already in…
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New Danish governmental strategy plan to control hazardous chemicals

      Today, a new national strategy plan for the Danish efforts on the control of chemical was made public by the Danish Minister for The Environment, Kirsten Brosbøl. The plan will cost about 25 mio. €, and and it will be running from 2014-2017.  The main aim is to protect the life of the Danes…
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