Four new substances have been added to the Candidate List of Substances of Very High Concern. There are now 205 SVHCs.
The new SVHCs and examples of their uses are shown in the table below:
|Substance name||CAS||Example uses|
|Diisohexyl phthalate||71850-09-4||Not registered under REACH|
|Perfluorobutane sulfonic acid (PFBS) and its salts||
|Polymer production, flame retardant in polycarbonate (for electronic equipment).|