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Commission authorises uses of lead chromates

The European Commission has granted authorisations for:

  • six uses of lead sulfochromate yellow (EC 215-693-7; CAS 1344-37-2); and
  • six uses of lead chromate molybdate sulfate red (EC 235-759-9; CAS 12656-85-8).

The decision establishes reporting obligations on the authorisation holder and on its downstream users. The authorisations are valid until 21 May 2022. To date, the Commission has made 59 authorisation decisions in total.