Last reviewed 26 November 2020

The second amendment to Annex VIII to CLP, concerning poison centres was published in the Official Journal on 13 November 2020 and entered into force on 14 November 2020.

The second amendment includes sector-specific and cross-sector solutions by addressing the concerns raised by industry on the administrative burden for companies while still meeting the information needs of poison centres.

The amendment addresses the challenges associated with:

  • Interchangeable components

  • Standard formulations for mixtures with raw material of natural origin

  • Unique Formula Identifier (UFI) for point of sale paints.

COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) 2020/1677 of 31 August 2020 amending Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures in order to improve the workability of information requirements related to emergency health response eur-lex.europa.eu.

COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) 2020/1676 of 31 August 2020 amending Article 25 of Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures as regards bespoke paints eur-lex.europa.eu.