UK considers flouting EU deadlines to ease burden of chemicals rules

The chemical and allied industries are facing potentially huge costs as a result of a delayed consultation on the implementation of new EU rules on the classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances and preparations. The Health and Safety Commission (HSC) is actively considering breaching EU law by delaying implementation beyond the deadlines laid down in order to reduce the burden on industry.

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