Dossiers with safety profiles of substances of 1,000 tons or more had to be submitted in late 2010 to the Helsinki-based European Chemical Agency (ECHA), which is administering REACH.
What does ECHA stand for?
ECHA stands for European Chemical Agency
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- Episodic Cluster Headaches
- Equity Corporate Housing (Chicago, IL)
- Equivalent Credit Hour (various schools)
- Ethylene Chlorohydrin (chemical compound)
- Europe Concept Habitat (French construction company)
- European Clearing House (securities industry)
- European Committee for Homeopathy
- Extra Care Housing (various organizations)
- Environmental Compliance and Health and Safety Official
- Equipment Configuration and Handoff Area
- European Coloured Horse Association
- European Council for High Ability (est. 1987; Utrecht, Netherlands)
- Every Child Helped Ahead
- Executive Committee on Humanitarian Affairs (UN)
- ECMWF Hamburg (atmospheric general circulation model developed at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology)
- European Centre Hamburg Model (global climate model)
- European Coalition on Homeopathic and Anthroposophic Medicinal Products (EU)
- Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining
- Environmental Control Hearing Board (Florida)
- East Coast Honda Challenge (est. 2002; National Auto Sport Association)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The European Chemical Agency (ECHA) is also looking ahead--promising to update its guidance on substance identity after November 30 notably on crystalline forms in registration; it recently withdrew advice on this subject after it caused confusion amongst chemical companies.
In a recent report defining alternatives to phthalate plasticizers, the European Chemical Agency (ECHA) named dibenzoate plasticizers as a suitable replacement for phthalates.
There had to be a shake-up in the European Chemical Agency and the rules under which it is working, he said.
The European chemical agency has another stakeholder comment period through April during which they will say, "this is the list of candidates of very high concern.
Under the EU Reach Directive bergamot is classified as potentially dangerous and will therefore have to be tested and registered with the European Chemical Agency.
The European Chemical Agency and its rules needed change, he said.