EC Reg 944/2013 on substances and mixtures

12th December 2013


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European Commission Regulation 944/2013 on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures came into force on 23 October 2013

23 Oct 2013

Hazardous substances - EU

European Commission Regulation 944/2013 amends Regulation 1272/2008 on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures.

Specifically, 944/2013 amends the two lists of harmonised classification and labelling of hazardous substances in annex VI of 1272/2008 to include updated classifications for substances already subject to harmonised classification and to include new harmonised classifications.

Regulation 944/2013 applies from 1 December 2014 for substances, and 1 June 2015 for mixtures.

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