A European survey about the bisphenol S in thermal papers.

Edited on 07/11/2016
The European Commission has asked ECHA to carry out a survey about the use of bisphenol S in thermal papers.
News text: 

ECHA, at the request of the European Commission, should investigate current 2017 about the use of bisphenol S in thermal papers. This survey will aim to:

  • check and document,  the importance of bisphenol S as thermal developer  in papers such as those used for receipts ;
  • and collect, from  thermal paper manufacturers, information about  potential substitution of  bisphenol A with bisphenol S.
    The results of the survey should be delivered by the end of 2017 and the conclusion shoud be published on January 2018.

For additional information : http://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/13641/echa_rest_proposals_rubber_granules_en.pdf

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