Official Journal of the European Union

C 348/6

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 348/08)

Decisions granting an authorisation

Reference of the decision (2)

Date of decision

Substance name

Holder of the authorisation

Authorisation number

Authorised use

Date of expiry of review period

Reasons for the decision

C(2017) 6727

10 October 2017

Chromium trioxide

EC No 215-607-8, CAS No 1333-82-0

Oy Kromatek Ab, Heikkiläntie 4, 29250 Nakkila, Finland


Use of chromium trioxide in Cr(VI)-based functional plating

21 September 2024

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

Cr-Te Plating Oy, Leijukuja 17, 78210 Varkaus, Finland


Kova-Kromi Oy, Hankikuja 2, 01390 Vantaa, Finland


Pirkan Kovakromaus Oy, Lempäälänkuja 5, 33840 Tampere, Finland


Saizeri Plating Oy, Kiilatie 3, 40320 Jyväskylä, Finland


Turun Kovakromi Oy, Kuparitie 5, 28330 Pori, Finland


Veljekset Wallenius Oy, Rantakaari 69, 37200 Siuro, Finland


(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