20.6.2017   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 196/3


Summary of European Commission Decisions on authorisations for the placing on the market for the use and/or for use of substances listed in Annex XIV to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)

(Published pursuant to Article 64(9) of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006  (1) )

(Text with EEA relevance)

(2017/C 196/03)

Decisions granting an authorisation

Reference of the decision (2)

Date of decision

Substance name

Holder of the authorisation

Authorisation number

Authorised uses

Date of expiry of review period

Reasons for the decision

C(2017) 3910

13 June 2017

Potassium dichromate

EC No 231-906-6,

CAS No 7778-50-9

Sofradir

Avenue de la Vauve,

91120 Palaiseau, France

REACH/17/14/0

Industrial use of potassium dichromate-based mixtures during the steps of initial and final etching of CZT layers during the production of opto-electronic components gathering a readout and an infrared detecting circuit with the MCT technology.

21 September 2024

In accordance with Article 60(4) of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, the socioeconomic benefits outweigh the risk to human health arising from the use of the substance and there are no suitable alternative substances or technologies in terms of their technical and economic feasibility.

REACH/17/14/1

Industrial use of potassium dichromate-based mixtures during the etching of both InSb substrate sides during the production of opto-electronic components gathering a readout and an infrared detecting circuit with the InSb technology.

21 September 2021


(1)  OJ L 396, 30.12.2006, p. 1.

(2)  The decision is available on the European Commission website at: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/sectors/chemicals/reach/about/index_en.htm