Reports & Studies

#30.04.2020 Greater supply chain certainty from EC decision to grant Reach authorisations for temporary continuation of sodium dichromate use

APEAL welcomes the publication of the EC decision that grants Reach authorisations for the temporary continuation of the use of sodium dichromate for the production of steel for packaging.

APEAL members have been engaged for many years in the development of an alternative passivation technology: Chrome Free Passivation Alternative (CFPA).

With the certainty gained through the Decision on this Authorisation, APEAL continues to urge the entire value chain to adopt the use of CFPA as soon as possible.

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