On 15 Jan 2019, The European Chemical Agency (ECHA) added 6 new substances as Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) to the Candidate List. Therefore, there are total 197 SVHCs in candidate list.

Below table lists out 6 newly Substances of Very High Concern (SVHCs) with their SVHC properties:

Substance NameEC numberCAS NumberSVHC property
2,2-bis(4′-hydroxyphenyl)-4-methylpentane401-720-16807-17-6Toxic for reproduction (Article 57c)
Benzo[k]fluoranthene205-916-6207-08-9Carcinogenic (Article 57a)PBT (Article 57d)vPvB (Article 57e)
Fluoranthene205-912-4206-44-0PBT (Article 57d)vPvB (Article 57e)
Phenanthrene201-581-585-01-8vPvB (Article 57e)
Pyrene204-927-3129-00-0PBT (Article 57d)vPvB (Article 57e)
1,7,7-trimethyl-3-(phenylmethylene)bicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-2-one 239-139-915087-24-8Endocrine disrupting properties (Article 57(f) – environment)

Please refer to the ECHA website for more details: https://www.echa.europa.eu/-/six-new-substances-added-to-the-candidate-list

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