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Information about the EU regulation on chemicals (REACH).

The new EU regulation on chemicals (REACH) came into effect on 1 June 2007. REACH is a European regulation and consequently immediately applies in all member states without it being converted into national legislation. The regulation affects the whole supply chain, making it important to establish suitable cooperation and communication with suppliers and customers, wherever this is required.

The following products are included in the registration and CLP-notification:

White fused alumina

Mixed alumina SIBASIV

FeSi  Cut wire shot
Chilled iron grit Ceramic beads
Silicone carbide Brown fused alumina
Pink fused alumina Stainless steel shot

The following organic blasting media are not subject to the REACH regulation:

Garnet, Glass Beads, Crushed Glass

For further information on the Reach regulations regarding the above products or any product not mentioned please contact:

Ms Kerstin Knein the person responsible for REACH.

Information about the list of substances of very high concern:

We confirm that none of our products contains any substance from this list.

A list of the substances is published by ECHA at the following link:

Health & safety data sheets with regard to REACH
All health and safety datasheets according to EG 1907/2006 are available now.