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REACH Economic facts and figures Reaching the right conclusions: Economic facts and figures on the REACH proposal (Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals)

Much discussion has surrounded the economic implications of the new chemicals law, REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals). This paper attempts to demonstrate that it is in the interest of the European chemicals industry and policymakers alike to secure a law which increases competitiveness, encourages innovation and, at the same time, provides better protection for human health and the environment. It also dispels some of the myths purveyed by groups intent on undermining REACH.

Last updated on 15 June 2011

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