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European Union - Identification of a new SVHC

12-18-18Global

​1,7,7-trimethyl-3-(phenylmethylene)bicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-2-one (3-benzylidene camphor) (EC No 239-139-9, CAS No 15087-24-8) is identified as a substance of very high concern pursuant to Article 57(f) of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 due to its endocrine disrupting properties with probable serious effects to the environment.

The substance referred to in paragraph 1 shall be included in the candidate list referred to in Article 59(1) of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 with the following indication under ‘Reason for inclusion’: ‘Endocrine disrupting properties (Article 57(f) - environment)’.

Source Link: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32018D2013&from=EN