Chromium VI compounds used in surface treatment and as anti-corrosion and reaction stabilising agent
European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)has launched a public consultation on Chromium VI compounds used in surface treatment and as anti-corrosion and reaction stabilising agent.
The formal public consultation period for this substance is over. However, if you have a potential alternative, you can find the list of applicants/authorisation holders from our current consultations page, or you can browse for previous consultations. We also recommend checking our list of downstream uses covered by granted authorisations where you can find potential candidates for alternatives.
About public consultations on alternatives in applications for authorisation
The purpose of public consultations is to gather additional relevant and meaningful information on possible alternatives for the uses applied for. It offers the opportunity for public engagement in the regulatory process.
The information submitted will be taken into account in the development of the opinion for the relevant applications for authorisation by ECHA’s Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) and the Committee for Socio-Economic Analysis (SEAC).
ECHA is the driving force among regulatory authorities in implementing the EU's ground-breaking chemicals legislation for the benefit of human health and the environment as well as for innovation and competitiveness. ECHA helps companies to comply with the legislation, advances the safe use of chemicals, provides information on chemicals and addresses chemicals of concern.
Chromium VI compounds used in surface treatment and as anti-corrosion and reaction stabilising agent.