Seven new substances added to the Candidate List, entry for bisphenol-A updated

Seven new substances added to the Candidate List, entry for bisphenol-A updated

The candidate list of substances of very high concern (SVHC's) for authorisation now contains 181 substances. ECHA has added seven new substances of very high concern (SVHC) to the Candidate List and updated the entry for bisphenol A (BPA) following the SVHC identification process with the involvement of the Member State Committee (MSC). The BPA entry was updated to reflect an additional reason for inclusion due to its endocrine disrupting properties causing adverse effects to the environment.

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