Prioritization with a Sense of Proportion: Anhydrides MHHPA and HHPA under the European REACH Directive

Members of the European Committee of Manufacturers of Electrical Machines and Power Electronics (CEMEP) and the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) in the US supply the majority of motors, generators, transformers, switchgear, and other critical electrical products placed in operation in the EU market. The two groups respectfully offer the following comments with regard to ECHA’s proposal to add the anhydrides MHHPA and HHPA to the SVHC Candidate List under REACH.

CEMEP and NEMA Position MHHPA EU Reach Feb-2016