Official Journal of the European Union

C 15/2

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)

(2018/C 15/02)

Decisions granting an authorisation

Reference of the decision (2)

Date of decision

Substance name

Holder of the authorisation

Authorisation numbers

Authorised uses

Date of expiry of review period

Reasons for the decision

C(2018) 14

10 January 2018


EC No 203-458-1

CAS No 107-06-2

BASF SE, Carl-Bosch-Str. 38, 67056 Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany


Industrial use as solvent and crystallisation medium in the synthesis of the plant protection active substance bentazone (EC No 246-585-8 and CAS No 25057-89)

22 November 2029

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 for the applicant before the sunset date


Industrial use as solvent and crystallisation medium in the synthesis of the biocidal active substance flocoumafen (EC No: 421-960-0 and CAS No 90035-08-8)

(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