• October 1, 2020
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Switzerland | Annex 1.10 of Chemical Risk Reduction Ordinance

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Title of document
Annex 1.10 of Chemical Risk Reduction Ordinance, ORRChem (Chemikalien-Risikoreduktions-Verordnung: Anpassung Anhang 1.10) (2 page(s), in German)

15 additional substances are included in the Annex of the ORRChim. When the transition period expires, it will be prohibited to supply these carcinogenic, mutagenic or reproductive toxicant (CMR) substances to the general public. This revision is based on the analogous requirements of the EU.

Notifying member: Switzerland


Objective tag
Prevention of deceptive practices and consumer protection; Protection of human health or safety; Harmonization

The measures are necessary to protect the general public from carcinogenic, mutagenic or reproductive toxicant (CMR) substances.


Agency responsible
Federal Office of Public Health (BAG) Schwarzenburgstrasse 157, 3003 Bern; [email protected]; www.bag.admin.ch


  • Submission: 30/09/2020
  • Reception: 30/09/2020
  • Distribution: 30/09/2020
  • Final date for comments: 06/11/2020
  • Proposed date of adoption: N/A


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