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Recyclers ignorant of chemicals legislation could face action

Many recyclers who manufacture or import do not realise they could face enforcement action if they have not pre-registered their recovered substances. Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals (REACH) regulations came into force in 2007 asking for recyclers which import above one tonne per legal entity or manufacture to pre-register any in-scope chemicals present in its recovered materials. ...