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Scoping Study for the evaluation of the EU REACH Regulation in the UK (the “REACH Evaluation Scoping Study”). - CB0425

Description
The principal aim of REACH is to improve protection of human health and the environment, while at the same time maintaining industry competitiveness and encouraging innovation.
Objective
1- To ascertain the feasibility of obtaining information on how the principal objectives of REACH are being delivered, and how baselines for each of these may be established for evaluation purposes.

2- To identify possible options for data-gathering methodologies.

3- To propose possible options for longer-term monitoring, evaluation and reporting of REACH impacts.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2009

To: 2009

Cost: £38,973
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Risk and Policy Analysts Ltd
Keywords
Biotechnology              
Fields of Study
Chemicals and Nanotechnology