The International Chemicals Secretariat announces the first edition of the SIN Reporter (spring 2009). The SIN Reporter will give periodic updates and outcomes from the release of the SIN (Substitute It Now!) List in October 2008.
The Spring 2009 edition includes:
The SIN List consists of 267 chemicals that have been identified as ’Substances of Very High Concern’ based on the criteria established by the EU’s new chemical legislation, REACH. ChemSec and other NGOs ask that hazardous chemicals are substituted with safer alternatives.
Link to Spring 2009 SIN Reporter
Written on 2 March 2009.