will help companies to ensure a more efficient management of chemicals and to substitute hazardous substances
By adding 10 new substances of very high concern (SVHCs) the Candidate List has grown to 191 different chemicals.

Estonian start-up UpSteam is gathering fame with offering environmentally friendly car washing service.

Swedish government decided to start an investigation of cocktail effect of chemicals.
The European Commission released its 2017 report on the Rapid Alert System for dangerous products. The report shows that in 2017, public authorities began to increasingly use the rapid alert system, as more than 2000 alerts were circulated on the system for hazardous products.