Guidance “Processes of notification to EU poison centers on hazardous mixtures in accordance with Annex VIII of the CLP Regulation. The role and participation of non-EU companies for saving of confidential information.»


In CLP Regulation there is the requirement for the designation in any EU country of certain authoritiesor institutions as Poison centers, whose main task is to develop recommendations for first aid and further treatment of persons exposed to hazardous mixtures and provide them to medical and emergency services.

In turn, legal entities have to provide these authorities with information on the composition and hazards of mixtures they place in EU market, assign a unique identifier and place it on product labels.

The wguidance highlights these processes and provides advice to non-EU suppliers on providing information to EU importers while preserving confidential information.