Substances fulfilling one or more of the criteria defined in Article 57 of the EU REACH Regulation can be identified as “substances of very high concern” (SVHC) and put on the “candidate List for authorization” which is also called “REACH SVHC list“.
Substances on REACH SVHC list are:
- substances meeting the criteria for classification as carcinogenic, mutagenic or reprotoxic (CMR) category 1 or 2;
- persistent, bio-accumulative and toxic (PBT) substances; or
- very persistent and very bio-accumulative (vPvB) substances;
- substances for which there is evidence for similar concern, such as endocrine disruptors.
Download the Latest REACH SVHC List in Excel Table
REACH SVHC list is not a static list and it is updated frequently. Up to 16 Jul 2019, there are 201 substances on the SVHC candidate list. Please click the LINK ABOVE to download the latest REACH SVHC list in excel table. The date of inclusion is also listed.