For a world free of hazardous chemicals

A catalyst for change

ChemSec - bridging the gap between regulators, business, investors, NGOs and science

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RoHS to restrict more substances in electronics

Advocating for a strong EU directive on electronics

Time to include brominated and chlorinated flame retardants and PVC in the EU directive

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Revealing the SIN List producers

REACH reveals the companies behind the SIN List chemicals

- building on data from REACH registrations recently been made publicly available by ECHA

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”The SIN List is a major driver for innovation”

European Commission: The SIN List is a major driver for innovation

States the European Commission in their "Thematic studies for Review of REACH 2012"

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Financial investors taking action

Sustainable investments avoiding hazardous chemicals

Concrete tools for investors wanting to avoid the risks of investing in high concern chemicals

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Endocrine disrupting chemicals

Time to regulate the use of endocrine disrupting chemicals

Lets move from ambition to action: It is time to regulate the use of endocrine disrupting chemicals

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Information about the SIN List in Chinese

为何需要采用【慎·名单】

Making it easier for Chinese companies and authorities to use the SIN List

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Study on how companies are using the SIN List and work with Restricted Substance Lists

The study Protecting Consumers and the Environment: A Comparison of Approaches to Developing Restricted Substance Lists by Makers of ‘Stuff We All Use’ highlights three progressive companies, Sony Ericsson, Sara Lee and Skanska, all participants in the ChemSec Business Group.

The purpose of the study is to analyze and better understand the processes by which restricted substance lists are developed within progressive companies in different business sectors, and to learn how an externally created list such as the SIN List can aid downstream users in restricting hazardous chemicals in their products and supply chains. The study builds on in-depth interviews with senior sustainability management representatives from three international downstream user companies.

 

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Full report Protecting Consumers and the Environment: A Comparison of Approaches to Developing Restricted Substance Lists by Makers of ‘Stuff We All Use’