Position Statement on SVHC
Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)*.
Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC’s)
Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC’s) are described in a “candidate list” published by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), and can be found on their website at:
This was last updated 19th December 2012.
Proposals are also constantly being made by Member States for substances to be included in the “candidate list”. These are published on the ECHA website at:
This was last updated 18th April 2012.
Substances requiring Authorisation under REACH are listed in Annex XIV of the Regulation and also these can be found listed on the ECHA website at:
This was last updated on 20th June 2012
Based on our knowledge of product composition and the manufacturing processes employed, Arizona Chemical's products do not contain any substances of very high concern in the above mentioned lists in concentrations > 0.1%.
Issue Date: January 9th 2013
Issued By: Colin Rogers, Product Regulatory Manager
Address: PO Box 60053, 1320AB Almere, The Netherlands.
Validity: This statement consists of 1 page and is valid at the date of issue.
* European Union: Regulation 1907/2006: OJ L396 30.12.2006 p1 (as amended)
REACH - Position Statement - SVHC's (pdf)