The European Chemical Agency (ECHA) has launched their fall consultation of additional substances for the REACH Candidate List of SVHCs. Six substances (see Table 1) have been proposed.
The IEC 62474 Validation Team is currently reviewing the substances for potential applicability to the EEE industry.
Table 1: Proposed SVHCs under Consultation
|4,4’-isopropylidenediphenol (bisphenol A)||201-245-8||80-05-7|
|4-Heptylphenol, branched and linear [substances with a linear and/or branched alkyl chain with a carbon number of 7 covalently bound predominantly in position 4 to phenol, covering also UVCB- and well-defined substances which include any of the individual isomers or a combination thereof]|
|Benzene-1,2,4-tricarboxylic acid 1,2-anhydride (trimellitic anhydride)||209-008-0||552-30-7|
|Nonadecafluorodecanoic acid (PFDA) and its sodium and ammonium salts||206-400-3, |