REACH SVHCs Added Since Mid-2018

The following substances have been recently added to the REACH SVHC list (see more information below chart):

Date Added Substance Name EC Number CAS Number
2018-06 Octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (D4) 209-136-7 556-67-2
2018-06 Decamethylcyclopentasiloxane (D5) 208-764-9 541-02-6
2018-06 Dodecamethylcyclohexasiloxane (D6) 208-762-8 540-97-6
2018-06 Lead 231-100-4 7439-92-1
2018-06 Disodium octaborate 234-541-0 12008-41-2
2018-06 Benzo[ghi]perylene 205-883-8 191-24-2
2018-06 Terphenyl hydrogenated 262-967-7 61788-32-7
2018-06 Ethylenediamine (EDA) 203-468-6 107-15-3

2018-06

Benzene-1,2,4-tricarboxylic acid 1,2 anhydride (trimellitic anhydride) (TMA) 209-008-0 552-30-7

2018-06

Dicyclohexyl phthalate (DCHP) 201-545-9 84-61-7

2019-01

2,2-bis(4'-hydroxyphenyl)-4-methylpentane 401-720-1 6807-17-6
2019-01 Benzo[k]fluoranthene 205-916-6 207-08-9
2019-01 Fluoranthene 205-912-4 206-44-0
2019-01 Phenanthrene 201-581-5 85-01-8
2019-01 Pyrene 204-927-3 129-00-0
2019-01 1,7,7-trimethyl-3-(phenylmethylene)bicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-2-one  239-139-9 15087-24-8
2019-07 2-methoxyethyl acetate 203-772-9 110-49-6
2019-07 Tris(4-nonylphenyl, branched and linear) phosphite (TNPP) with ≥ 0.1% w/w of 4-nonylphenol, branched and linear (4-NP) - -
2019-07 2,3,3,3-tetrafluoro-2-(heptafluoropropoxy)propionic acid, its salts and its acyl halides (covering any of their individual isomers and combinations thereof) - -
2019-07 4-tert-butylphenol 202-679-0 98-54-4

2020-01

Diisohexyl phthalate 276-090-2  71850-09-4
2020-01 2-benzyl-2-dimethylamino-4'-morpholinobutyrophenone 404-360-3 119313-12-1
2020-01 2-methyl-1-(4-methylthiophenyl)-2-morpholinopropan-1-one

400-600-6

71868-10-5
2020-01 Perfluorobutane sulfonic acid (PFBS) and its salts  - -
2020-06 1-vinylimidazole 214-012-0 1072-63-5
2020-06 2-methylimidazole 211-765-7 693-98-1
2020-06 Dibutylbis(pentane-2,4-dionato-O,O')tin

245-152-0

22673-19-4
2020-06 Butyl 4-hydroxybenzoate
(Butylparaben)
202-318-7 94-26-8

This table is not an official reference, and may not be updated immediately as new SVHCs are added to the list. Always refer to the official SVHC Candidate List to see the current list, and refer to the ECHA's news page for current information (including about potential SVHC updates).

For more information about the substances listed above, including reason for inclusion and examples of uses, see the corresponding press release for each change:

2018-06

2019-01

2019-07

2020-01

2020-06

Also see REACH SVHC Updates for more information about the REACH SVHC update process.

Article current as of 2020-10-28.

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