PRIO has been updated with new substances on the EU´s Candidate List of substances of very high concern

In January 2024 the European Chemicals Agency ECHA updated the Candidate List with 5 new substances:

  • 2,4,6-Tri-tert-butylphenol, EC-number 211-989-5, CAS-number 732-26-3
  • 2-(2H-Benzotriazol-2-yl)-4-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenol, EC-number 221-573-5, CAS-number 3147-75-9
  • 2-(Dimethylamino)-2-[(4-methylphenyl)methyl]-1-[4-(morpholin-4-yl)phenyl]butan-1-one, EC-number 438-340-0, CAS-number 119344-86-4
  • Bumetrizole, EC-number 223-445-4, CAS-number 3896-11-5
  • Oligomerisation and alkylation reaction products of 2-phenylpropene and phenol, list number 700-960-7

The substance dibutyl phthalate (EC-number 201-557-4, CAS-number 84-74-2) which already was on the Candidate List is now also identified as an endocrine disruptor for the environment.

These substances are included in PRIO with the reference Candidate List.

Last published 24 January 2024