Blog and News Candidate List reaches 209 substances

Candidate List reaches 209 substances

Four new substances have been added to the Candidate List of Substances of Very High Concern. There are now 209 SVHCs.

The new SVHCs and examples of their uses are shown in the table below:

Substance name CAS Example uses

1-vinylimidazole

1072-63-5
Formulations; production of polymers

2-methylimidazole

693-98-1

Production of coating products

Dibutylbis(pentane-2,4-dionato-O,O')tin

22673-19-4

Catalyst; production of plastics
Butyl 4-hydroxybenzoate
(Butylparaben)
94-26-8
Cosmetics, personal care products and pharmaceuticals

 

 

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