EU Commission proposes ‘one substance, one assessment' chemicals assessment reform for faster, simplified and transparent processes

08 December 2023

The European Commission has proposed that the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) establish a common platform that provides access to data gathered by 70 different EU laws, including the REACH regulation, all of which are held by EU agencies and the Commission. This includes data on hazards, physico-chemical properties, presence in the environment, emissions, uses, environmental sustainability of chemical substances and ongoing regulatory processes. More on the Issues Forum: