UK REACH consultation: update?

9 March 2022

I heard that there was going to be a consultation early in 2022 on UK REACH. Has that been released yet?

Solvent legislation

4 March 2022

We are thinking about investing in a new printing process which uses organic solvents. We are aware of our duties to minimise workplace exposure to chemicals under the COSHH Regulations, but are unsure which environmental regulations apply, if any. We are based in England.

Covid Plan B dropped

21 January 2022

Now that Plan B has been dropped, what Covid-19 restrictions will be in place instead and are people still required to self-isolate?

Lithium battery marks

11 January 2022

I heard that there is no longer a requirement for an emergency response phone number on lithium battery marks is that correct?

Classifying substances for UK REACH deadlines

17 December 2021

The first UK REACH deadline of 27 October 2023 is for substances over 1000 tonnes per annum and those that are: carcinogenic, mutagenic or toxic for reproduction (CMRs) — 1 tonne or more per year; very toxic to aquatic organisms (acute or chronic) — 100 tonnes or more per year; candidate list substances (at 31 December 2020). How can I determine if my substances meet that criteria?

Embedding Covid-19 Secure procedures

15 December 2021

My organisation wishes to develop a campaign to help embed appropriate behaviours in relation to the control of virus transmission in the workplace. What should we consider in such a campaign?

Missed DUIN deadline

7 December 2021

Our company missed the recent DUIN deadline and we would like to know what our options are now?