Brussels, Belgium White & Case LLP has published a Q&A document about the European Union's Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals (REACH) legislation, which goes into effect on June 1, 2007.
The document Europe's New Chemicals Legislation Has Worldwide REACH responds to key questions that many electronics companies have about the chemicals legislation including what types of chemicals are covered by the regulation, and who is responsible for complying. It also discusses the first REACH obligation of pre-registration, along with registration requirements and deadlines.
The document is available at www.whitecase.com/talking_04012007.
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