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REACH 197

6 new REACH substances have been added to the SVHC (Substances of Very High Concern) list:

Substance NameCAS #Where used
1,7,7-trimethyl-3-(phenylmethylene)bicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-2-one; 3-benzylidene camphor; 3-BC15087-24-8In personal care products and cosmetics as a UV filter.
2,2-bis(4′-hydroxyphenyl)-4-methylpentane; BisP-MIBK6807-17-6In thermal paper, like receipts. Possible traces in plastics and epoxy resins.
Benzo[k]fluoranthene207-08-9May be found in traces in rubber and plastics as well as carbon black, coatings, adhesives, road & construction applications and cleaning agents
Fluoranthene206-44-0; 93951-69-0May also be found in traces in rubber and plastics as well as carbon black, coatings, adhesives, road & construction applications and cleaning agents.
Phenanthrene1985-01-08May be found in dyes, pesticides, explosives and drugs and in traces in plastics, in coatings,  paints, road & construction applications as well as lubricants and cleaning agents.
Pyrene129-00-0, 1718-52-1May be found in traces in rubber and plastics as well as coatings,  paints, road & construction applications, lubricants as well as cleaning agents.

Consequently, the new SVHC list now includes 197 SVHC substances in total.

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