About Paul Borm

Toxicologist--entrepreneur in Life Sciences.

EU starts public consultation on CLP

EU Commission has started a public consultation on the 14. ATP of the CLP Regulation, deadline for input is 8 February 2019.  One PSLT is involved, i.e. TiO2 and for this substance the following classification is suggested: Carc. 2, H351 (inhalation), GHS08, Wng, H351 (inhalation), Notes: V and 10 If you want [...]

By |2019-01-25T17:24:42+00:0025 January 2019|Geen categorie|

Expert workshop on PSLT-April 2019

The classification of TiO2 by the European Chemical Agency in 2017 has initiated a series of events and discussions that forward a workshop on particle overload and the consequences drawn from rodent inhalation studies. After the EU classification of titanium dioxide, the suggestion has been raised that Poorly Soluble particles of [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:32:53+00:0026 December 2018|Geen categorie, news|

France withdraws harmonized silica classification

  France has withdrawn its intention for harmonized classification of crystalline silica (See ECHA’s registry of intentions: https://echa.europa.eu/registry-of-clh-intentions-until-outcome/-/dislist/details/0b0236e180b9b823)  The listed reason for withdrawal:  As “work involving exposure to respirable crystalline silica dust” is now included in the Directive 2017/2398/CE, French MSCA considers that the need to propose a classification as carcinogen [...]

By |2018-06-11T20:12:33+00:0011 June 2018|news, press|