REACH 205 SVHC

REACH 205 SVHC

4 new REACH substances were added to the SVHC (Substances of Very High Concern) list on January 16, 2020:

Substance Name _____CAS#_____ Where used
Perfluorobutane sulfonic acid (PFBS) and its salts -

Used as surfactants and repellents (for leather, textile, carpets etc.). Additional applications include: flame retardants in polycarbonate. Used mainly in electrical and electronic equipment, metal plating and pesticides.

Diisohexyl phthalate (DIHP) 71850-09-4 Lubricant in steering fluid and plasticizers: auto transmission lubricants rubber, plastics products and others.
2-methyl-1-(4-methylthiophenyl)-2-morpholinopropan-1-one 71868-10-5 Used in polymer production. Photoinitiator in coatings, adhesives and inks for industrial and professional use (etch resists, printing plates and solder masks). Used as an initiator in a photo-curable material UV-curable coatings and inks.
2-benzyl-2-dimethylamino-4'-morpholinobutyrophenone 119313-12-1 Is a photosensitive agent in the manufacture of printing inks, pigmented coatings and photopolymers for imaging applications. These uses involve industrial and professional workers. The mechanism of photo-curing is initiated by UV-induced cleaIs a photosensitive agent in the manufacture of printing inks, pigmented coatings and photopolymers for imaging applications.

Therefore, the current SVHC list now includes 205 substances. The Enviropass' Product Compliance Form has been updated accordingly.

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