- October 19, 2022
Cobalt salts | Updated registry of restriction
The Registry of restriction intentions until outcome has been updated. The update refers to the following substance(s): Cobalt di(acetate), Cobalt carbonate, Cobalt dinitrate, Cobalt sulphate, Cobalt dichloride
Scope of the proposed restriction: "Restricting the placing on the market of certain chemicals and use of professional and industrial use of the 5 cobalt salts where adequate control cannot be demonstrated. The restriction may also be implemented by imposing operational conditions and risk management measures" (more details)
Status: The Commission shall not prepare a draft amendment to Annex XVII requiring a decision under Article 73(2) of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 with regard to the five cobalt salts cobalt sulphate, cobalt dichloride, cobalt dinitrate, cobalt carbonate and cobalt di(acetate).
Link to COMMISSION DECISION of 8.4.2022 on the termination of the restrictions process on cobalt sulphate, cobalt dichloride, cobalt dinitrate, cobalt carbonate and cobalt di(acetate) under REACH
Link to the Registry of restriction intentions until outcome