On 25.09.2023 the comment period on the Annex XV Report on the restriction of PFASs in the EU closed. 5600 comments were submitted, the majority of which are against a general restriction of PFASs.
The public comments can be viewed on ECHA’s site.
RAC and SEAC are evaluating the proposed restriction and take the relevant information received during the consultation into account. The Committees prepare their independent scientific opinions, which are expected in 2024 and will be published on the ECHA website.