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
Winter meeting of the Pb REACH Consortium General Assembly
The next meeting of the Pb REACH Consortium General Assembly will take place on 8 December 2022. The meeting is scheduled to take place at the Metals Conference Centre in Brussels, from 09.30 until 16.00 CET. GA Representatives should please contact the Secretariat if they plan to attend, specifying any dietary requirements.
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, the REACH Review, and the ongoing advocacy and communications campaign activities funded via member companies’ voluntary contributions. A draft agenda will be issued in the Autumn; any members with specific topics they wish to be included should please contact the Secretariat by end September.