Kotisivu - Poisoncentres
New product categories for notifying poison centres21 February 2023
ECHA has updated the European product categorisation system (EuPCS). The changes include new and expanded categories and improved product descriptions to help notifiers accurately describe the intended uses of their hazardous mixtures.
04 May 2020
A new customised way to prepare your poison centre notifications
Companies can now choose a tailor-made dataset mode to help them prepare their poison centre notifications in IUCLID.
20 July 2020
Changes in product categorisation for notifying poison centres
The European product categorisation system has been updated for e-liquids, medical devices, alloys, and pyrotechnic products. EuPCS is now available in 23 EU languages together with updated support material.
05 November 2019
Commission adopts change to first compliance date for reporting to poison centres
The European Commission has adopted a delegated act amending the CLP Regulation, which will postpone the first compliance date for harmonised reporting to poison centres, for mixtures intended for consumer use, from 1 January 2020 to 1 January 2021.
22 June 2020
Denmark accepts harmonised notifications through central EU portal
Denmark is now the third EU country along with Germany and Estonia to accept poison centre notifications through ECHA’s submission portal. By the first compliance date in January 2021, most EU countries will accept notifications only through the ECHA portal.
25 February 2022
Draft update on the poison centre Guidance sent for CARACAL consultation
The update, following a fast-track procedure, will include some minor editorials and will expand clarifications in certain aspects only.