Two companies asks ECHA authorisation to use Chromium trioxide in automotive applications | Public consultation
Two companies applied for authorisation to use the substance chromium trioxide for the following uses:
(*) Functional chrome plating of engine valves for automotive applications;
(*) Industrial formulation of a chromium trioxide solution below 0.1% w/w concentration for the passivation of copper foil used in the manufacture of lithium Ion Batteries (LiB) for motorised vehicles.
As foreseen by the REACH Authorisation process, ECHA has launched a public consultation. For more info visit the ECHA website.