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Legislation & Transport

19
MAY
2017

Update of the UN ADR regulation for transport of batteries

The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) has been updated. The new version is applicable as...
28
MAR
2016

Update of the Air transport ICAO regulation for Lithium batteries

On 22 February the ICAO Council adopted the recommendation of the ICAO Air Navigation Commission (ANC) that lithium ion batteries, UN 3480,...
11
JUN
2015

Update of the UN regulation for the transport of Dangerous Goods

On December 12,  2014 were voted during the meeting of the UN Sub Committee of Experts for the Transport of Dangerous Goods, in Geneva,  several...

RECHARGE Positions

05
JUN
2017

REACH, NMP (CAS no. 872-50-4) proposal for inclusion in Annex XIV for authorization

The usage of NMP is key for the European battery industry’s competitiveness and future development. The proposal for inclusion in Annex XIV...
05
FEB
2017

Battery industry voting recommendation on the Circular Economy Package

The Batteries industry has expressed his views on the Circular Economy Package, and more specifically on the revision of the Batteries Directive...
28
JUL
2016

REACH: metal compounds used as intermediates in the battery industry

The usage of “intermediates” according the REACH regulation is a current practice in the industry. The objective of this paper is to...

RECHARGE Newsletter Releases

19
MAY
2017

EU, US hold ‘robust’ talks on possible airline laptop ban

Top US and EU officials traded intelligence Wednesday (17 May) on what they called “serious evolving threats” to airline security as Washington...
15
MAR
2017

RECHARGE is partner of the BATTERY SHOW EUROPE

The Battery Show Europe | 4-6 APRIL 2017, Europe’s exhibition & conference for advanced battery manufacturing and technology, in...
05
FEB
2017

Paris rolls out driverless bus service to fight pollution and congestion

By EurActiv.com with Reuters The EZ10 bus, pictured here on the streets of Stockholm, is now being rolled out in Paris. Paris yesterday (23...