Statement on REACH compliance and Substances of Very High Concern
The REACH Regulation 1907/2006/EC, adopted by the European institutions and enter into force progressively from 1 June 2007, requires manufacturers and/or importers of chemicals to preregister and/or register those substances in accordance with the procedures and timelines prescribed within the Regulation. As a Downstream User, MELITEK have worked with our raw materials suppliers to ensure continuity of supply of our meliflex compound products.
As per REACH Regulation 1907/2006/EC, our meliflex compound products are considered to be preparations and therefore not subject to registration under REACH. Also, the main product ingredients are polymers and thus exempted from registration.
Further, we certify that during manufacturing of this product we do not use or intentionally add any of the chemicals restricted by Annex XVII of the REACH Regulation 1907/2006/EC (superseding Directive 76/769/EEC) - Restrictions on the manufacturing, placing on the market and use of certain dangerous substances, mixtures and articles.
Finally, this product does not contain any of the Annex XIV candidate chemicals proposed to be Substances of Very High Concern (list as of July 16, 2019) above the 0.1% threshold as stated in REACH (Article 57, Regulation No. 1907/2006) determined either through (i) non-use of the substance, (ii) mass balance calculation, or (iii) specific testing.
The current list of all SVHCs can be found at ECHA website link listed below:
We hope that this information satisfy your requirements. If we can be of further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us at +45 70 250 255 or REACH@melitek.com.
- REACH stands for Registration Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals
- The regulation entered into force on 1st June 2007.
- It streamlines and improves the former legislative framework on chemicals of the European Union.