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February 12, 2013

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Chemical use in Europe safer thanks to REACH

The REACH regulation has made the use of chemicals in Europe “considerably safer”, according to a European Commission report.

Five years after the regulation’s entry into force there is more readily available information about chemical substances on the market, and better targeted risk-management measures mean that risks from substances registered under REACH have significantly decreased.

April 2019 legislation update eBook

SHP’s brand new latest legislation eBook covers recognition of mental health issues in the workplace, the reclassification of mild welding fume as a human carcinogen, new manslaughter definitive guidelines, PPE, Brexit, drone safety regulations and much more…

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