Brachi Testing Services is one of the seven new members of Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC), the international association of companies in the fashion industry that decided to work together to reduce the use of chemicals in production so as to protect workers, consumers and the environment.
A new specific control on footwear products announced with internal memo by the Turkish Ministry of Economy was officially launched on July 10th. This control concerns in particular the restricted contents of Chromium VI and Dioctyltin. The Ministry had already performed an analogous control on Phthalates.
Scadrà il 1° giugno 2018 il lungo periodo transitorio previsto dal Regolamento CE 1907/2006 meglio noto come REACH, entrato in vigore nel 2007 con l’obiettivo di razionalizzare il precedente quadro legislativo in materia di sostanze chimiche dell’Unione Europea. Le aziende che non si sono organizzate, hanno ancora pochi mesi di tempo.
Companies that have not yet been organized have less than one year to catch up.