Consultations on five substances proposed as POPs

ECHA is inviting interested parties to comment on draft risk management evaluations or on the draft risk profiles for the following substances:

  • Dechlorane Plus; 
  • 2-(2H-benzotriazol-2-yl)-4,6-ditertpentylphenol (UV-328); 
  • Chlorpyrifos;
  • Chlorinated paraffins with carbon chain lengths in the range C14–17 and chlorination levels ≥ 45 % chlorine by weight; and
  • Long chain PFCAs, their salts and related compounds.

These substances have been proposed for listing as persistent organic pollutants under the Stockholm Convention. 

Send your comments by 19 July.