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Biocides committee recommends approving active substance "Active chlorine generated from sodium chloride by electrolysis"

BPC Opinions on the in-situ generated active substance "Active chlorine produced from sodium chloride by electrolysis" for product types 1 - 5 ...

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Extended transitional arrangement until 21 March 2023 for the conformity attestation of the hygienic suitability of products in contact with drinking water relieves manufacturers in the light of the COVID 19 pandemic

Good news for manufacturers of products in contact with drinking water.

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IFAT 2020 to be canceled

IFAT 2020 has now been officially cancelled due to the corona pandemic.

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Transition period for the evaluation criteria for plastics and other organic materials in contact with drinking water must be extended

The transitional period until the entry into force of the evaluation criteria should be extended until 31.12.2022.

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IFAT 2020: New date in September

IFAT is postponed and will take place from 7. - 11. September 2020. This was officially communicated by the organisers on March 12, 2020.

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SHK ESSEN 2020 postponed

SHK ESSEN 2020 is postponed due to an official decree and is to take place from 1 - 4 September 2020.

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ECHA to compile and manage positive list for materials in contact with drinking water

ECHA to compile and manage an EU positive list of chemicals that can be safely used in materials that come into contact with drinking water.

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Provisional agreement reached on recast Drinking Water Directive

EU Council and the EU Parliament reached a provisional agreement on the recast Drinking Water Directive.

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EU Ecodesign Regulation: Comparison of the energy efficiency of room heaters with air-to-air heat pumps not expedient

Figawa submits a position paper to the Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing on the revision of the Ecodesign Regulation.

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New cooperation for the SHK Essen 2020: figawa partner of the forum "Treffpunkt Trinkwasser”

Essen, 17 July 2019 – From 10 to 13 March 2020, SHK ESSEN will take the stage for innovative and trendy bathroom design for the 28th time.

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