- TUV Rheinland Group is active in the field of the future European chemical policy. The new European Chemicals regulation (REACH) was adopted in December 2006. REACH stands for Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals. REACH Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 and Directive 2006/121/EC amending Directive 67/548/EEC were published in the Official Journal on 30 December 2006
Within the framework of REACH, Enterprises, which manufacture or import more than one tonne of a chemical substance / article per year, will be required to evaluate their product and register / Notify the substance it in a central database administered by the new European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
TÜV Rheinland Group provides the consultancy to the manufacturers of chemical substance and articles to identify their obligation and helps them to comply with REACH Regulation by performing the necessary test and providing the Only Representative services to register their substances with European Chemicals Agency (ECHA).