REACH is the European Community Regulation on chemicals and their use as described in EC 1907/2006.. It deals with the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemical substances. This European law came in to affect in June 1, 2007.
The aim of REACH is to improve the protection of human health and the environment through the better and earlier identification of chemical substance properties.
Based on consultation of the EU authorities the BEST position on its obligations to REACH is as follows: