SEAC Opinion on EU-wide Microplastic Restriction Proposal Adopted
In December 2020, the European Chemical Agency (ECHA) Committee for Socio-economic Analysis (SEAC) adopted its opinion to ban intentionally added microplastics in certain products placed on the market in the EU/EEA. This is expected to prevent the release of 500,000 tonnes of microplastics over 20 years. SEAC also finalized its evaluation of the costs and expected benefits of the proposal to the European society.
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