Summaries

Version 6.6 (29 July 2022)

  • 1 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 10 June 2022
  • 6 new substance added to Proposition 65 list
  • 2 new Swiss ORRChem substances added to other regulations list
  • 1 new single-use plastic packaging substance restriction
  • 2 new French mineral oil restriction substances added to other regulations list and packaging compliance statement

Version 6.5 (4 Feb 2022)

  • 4 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 17 January 2022
  • 1 new substance added to REACH Annex XVII substance restrictions

Version 6.4 (23 July 2022)

  • 8 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 8 July 2021
  • 2 new substances added to Proposition 64 on 19 March 2021
  • 32 RoHS Annex III and Annex IV exemptions expired for certain applications

Version 6.3 (26 March 2021)

  • New US EPA TSCA restriction on Phenol, Isopropylated Phosphate (3:1) (PIP 3:1) in articles

Version 6.2 (5 February 2021)

  • 2 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 19 January 2021

Version 6.1 (20 July 2020)

  • 4 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 25 June 2020

Version 6.0 (27 May 2020)

  • New Article Category and Material Category data fields for ECHA SCIP reporting
  • New system-to-system integration to ECHA SCIP database
  • Option to download data in new IPC-1752B XML format

Version 5.4 (27 January 2020)

  • 4 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 16 January 2020
  • New REACH restriction on sum of DEHP, DBP, BBP and DIBP in plasticised materials
  • New restriction on flame retardant chemicals in textile products and in childcare products and toys

Version 5.3 (5 August 2019)

  • 4 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 16 July 2019
  • New POPs restriction on Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs)
  • New CPSIA restriction on four phthalates in any material in toys and childcare products

Version 5.2 (28 January 2019)

  • 6 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 15 January 2019

Version 5.1 (23 July 2018)

  • 10 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 27 June 2018
  • IPC Amendment 3 identity codes have been added to the Class C XML files for all Substance Categories

Version 5.0 (14 May 2018)

  • New list of Proposition 65 substances which may be found in mechanical and electrical products
  • New step-by-step tools for suppliers to Add RCDs, Update RCDs and Add FMDs
  • Exemptions from PFOA and Biocides restrictions if the part is used exclusively in Medical Devices

Version 4.10 (January 2018)

  • 7 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 15 January 2018
  • New REACH substance restriction for Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and its salts
  • New substance restriction for Biocides

Version 4.9 (July 2017)

  • 1 new SVHC added to the REACH Candidate List on 6 July 2017
  • New substance restrictions for Pentachlorophenol (PCP) and Fluorinated greenhouse gases and Perchlorates in batteries
  • New list of Restricted and Declarable Substances for Medical Devices
  • New industry restriction for Alkylphenol and alkylphenol ethoxylates in textile and leather articles

Version 4.8 (January 2017)

  • 4 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 12 January 2017

Version 4.7 (July 2016)

  • 1 new SVHC added to the REACH Candidate List on 20 June 2016
  • Amendment to threshold for HBCDD restriction
  • Expiry of Annex III RoHS Exemption 2(b)(2)
  • New Annex IV RoHS Exemption 43

Version 4.6 (Jan 2016)

  • 5 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 17 December 2016
  • 2 new substance restrictions in Canada and Norway

Version 4.5 (June 2015)

  • 2 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 15 June 2015
  • 4 upcoming RoHS substance restrictions

Version 4.4 (December 2014)

  • 4 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 17 December 2014
  • 2 new substance restrictions in toys and childcare products

Version 4.3 (July 2014)

  • 4 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 16 June 2014
  • 2 new REACH substance restrictions
  • 5 new substance restrictions
  • 2 new Annex III RoHS exemptions
  • 6 new Annex IV RoHS exemptions

Version 4.2 (January 2014)

  • 7 new SVHCs added to the REACH Candidate List on 19 December 2013