The REACH Regulation
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 1 January 2021)
Amendments and corrections
Amendments and corrections not included in the consolidation of the REACH Regulation:
Regulation (EU) 2020/2096 amending Annex XVII as regards CMR substances, devices covered by Regulation (EU) 2017/745 of the European Parliament and of the Council, persistent organic pollutants, certain liquid substances or mixtures, nonylphenol and testing methods for azocolourants
Regulation on test methods (EC) No 440/2008 (last consolidated 2019-10-16).
Regulation on fees and charges (EC) No 340/2008 (last consolidated 2018-07-15)
All versions and amendments are available in EUR-Lex.
Implementing regulation on joint submission of data and data-sharing (EU) No 2016/9
All versions and amendments are available in EUR-Lex
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.
The links below take you to ECHA.