APEOs, phthalate plasticisers and heavy metals, such as cadmium and lead, are a major challenge. The list of SVHCs now includes 233 chemical substances of "high concern". Some of these, such as "bisphenols", are also highly relevant for the textile and footwear sector.
Our expert Dr Helmut Krause will explain the challenges of this complex topic for our industry and the current status of the REACH Directive.
Mon., Feb 27, 8am ET