A decision announced by the European Chemicals Agency on 27 June to add lead metal to the EU REACH candidate list of substances requiring authorisation flies in the face of the battery action plan unveiled just weeks ago by the EU Commission, industry has warned. Lead is used in batteries which provide more than 75% […]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.