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Compilation of criteria

You can use the list of organisations defining substances of concern to navigate to the desciription of used criteria.

1. Screening criteria for substances of very high concern (SVHC)

1.1 REACH Regulation Article 57

2. Criteria for screening substances of concern used by different organisations

Alternative assessment tools that include criteria for screening substances of concern:

2.1 Column Model, IFA (Germany)
2.2 PRIO, KEMI (Sweden)
2.3 Green Screen for Safer Chemicals, Clean Production Action (Canada/US)
2.4 Design for the Environment Formulator Program, EPA (USA)
2.5 Five Chemicals Alternatives Assessment Study, TURI (USA)
2.6 NTP 712 INSHT, National Institute for Occupational Health and Safety (Spain)
2.7 Cradle to Cradle Design Protocol, MBDC (USA/Deutschland)

Other tools and lists that include criteria for screening substances of concern:

2.8  COSHH Essentials, Health and Safety Executive (UK)
2.9  MAL Code System
2.10 SIN LIST, ChemSec (Sweden)
2.11 Trade Union List, European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC)
2.12 ISTAS Black List (Spain)
2.13 SC Johnson Greenlist



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