Regulation (EU) No 1907/2006 concerns the registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemical substances. It also contains requirements addressed to the users of chemicals, unlike previous legislation.
Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), establishing a European Chemicals Agency
(last consolidated on 2 January 2017).
Not included in the consolidation of the REACH Regulation:
Links to information on REACH on the ECHA web pages
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) assists companies in complying with the legislation, promotes the safe use of chemicals, provides information on chemicals, and addresses chemicals that are of concern.
All the links below take you to ECHA.
- ECHA's Guidance on REACH
- Substances in articles
- Socio-economic analysis
- Information toolkit
- Downstream users
- Software tools