Section 4.1.11.
Use of hazardous substances (Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006)

Use of hazardous substances (Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), establishing a European Chemicals Agency, amending Directive 1999/45/EC and repealing Council Regulation (EEC) No 793/93 and Commission Regulation (EC) No 1488/94 as well as Council Directive 76/769/EEC and Commission Directives 91/155/EEC, 93/67/EEC, 93/105/EC and 2000/21/EC)

Article Pursuant to Article 67 of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, a substance may not be manufactured or used as such, or in a preparation or object to which a restriction in Appendix XVII of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 applies, unless the conditions of this restriction are satisfied. This does not apply to the manufacture and use of a substance for scientific research or scientific development. Appendix XVII specifies when the restriction does not apply to research and development carried out on products and processes, and specifies the maximum quantity exempted.

Article Pursuant to Article 56 of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, a manufacturer, importer or downstream user may not use a substance listed in Appendix XIV of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 for a particular use, unless the provisions of Article 56 of said Regulation are satisfied.