The lead battery industry has urged the European Commission to use its discretion to grant an Article 58(2) exemption from REACH authorisation for use of lead compounds in battery manufacturing. Four lead compounds – lead monoxide, lead tetroxide, pentalead tetraoxide sulphate and tetralead trioxide sulphate have been proposed for inclusion on the REACH 7th priority […]read more
Summer meeting of the Pb REACH Consortium General Assembly
The next meeting of the Pb REACH Consortium General Assembly will take place on 22 June 2022. COVID restrictions permitting, the meeting will take place in Belgium with an option to join via webinar. The venue and meeting times will be confirmed closer to the date, along with the meeting full agenda. GA Representatives should please contact the Secretariat if they plan to attend, specifying whether they expect to join in person or via webinar.
General Assembly meetings provide an ideal opportunity for members to find out more about the progress of the Consortium’s extensive workplan, and to discuss regulatory challenges affecting the Consortium and its substances. During the next meeting, Consortium members will receive updates on key topics such as REACH Authorisation and Restriction, and the ongoing REACH-related advocacy and communications campaign activities funded via member companies’ voluntary contributions.