The Swedish Chemicals Agency has been commissioned by the government to continue work on the action plan during 2015-2020 to achieve a non-toxic everyday environment.
The European Commission, the European Chemicals Agency, ECHA, and the European Food Safety Authority, EFSA, invite interested parties to submit comments on legislative proposals through public consultation.
The Swedish Chemicals Agency proposes legislation regarding hazardous substances in construction products
12/2/2015 Sweden should introduce legislation regarding hazardous substances in construction products. This proposal is presented by the Swedish Chemicals Agency in a report to the Government today. The proposal aims to protect individuals, particularly children, from hazardous substances that may be present in the indoor Environment.
12/1/2015 The Swedish Chemicals Agency proposes that companies should have a duty to report if chemical products contain nanomaterials. The aim of this proposal is to improve knowledge about which nanomaterials there are on the Swedish market.
12/1/2015 The Swedish Chemicals Agency proposes that the government should seek to introduce a specific Product Act on textiles within the EU. The aim would be to reduce risks associated with chemicals in articles such as clothing. The proposal is set out in a report being submitted today by the Swedish Chemicals Agency to the government.