Official Journal of the European Union

C 100/14

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)

(2020/C 100/07)

Decision 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(2020) 1656

20 March 2020

chromium trioxide EC No 215-607-8; CAS No 1333-82-0

Mahle Ventiltrieb GmbH, Industriestrasse 40, DE-61200 Wölfersheim, Germany


Use in functional chrome plating of valves used in engines of light gasoline and diesel vehicles and in heavy-duty diesel combustion engines

20 March 2032

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.

Mahle Polska Sp. z o.o., ul. Mahle 6, 63-700 Krotoszyn, Poland


(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