Space Sector Contribution to the EC REACH Review 2017

The European Space Industry is strongly affected by the REACH regulation, both from a regulatory compliance and commercial perspective. Especially the Authorisation process and timelines, aiming at the soonest substitution of the most hazardous chemicals, poses significant challenges for the space sector.

ASD-Eurospace, together with its members and in close co-ordination with the ASD REACH implementation Working Group has prepared a “REACH REFIT 2017 Position Paper” with the support of the European and national space agencies and the consultancy REACHLaw Ltd.

The Position Paper has been submitted to the European Commission and highlights the Space sector concerns and provide recommendations for REACH implementation  improvement. Continue reading …

To view the position paper, please click here

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