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Directive 2002/61/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending for the nineteenth time Council Directive 76/769/EEC relating to restrictions on the marketing and use of certain dangerous substances and preparation (azocolourants)

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2002
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal L 243, 11 September 2002, pp. 15-18
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Hazardous substances Internal trade
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
This Directive came into force on 11 September 2002.
Abstract

With a view to protecting the environment and consumers’ health, this Directive inserts “azocolourants” in the list contained in Annex I to Directive 76/79/EEC, which indicates the dangerous substances and preparations the marketing of which shall be prohibited.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Amends

Council Directive 76/769/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States relating to restrictions on the marketing and use of certain dangerous substances and preparations.

Legislation | European Union | 1976 (2004)

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Ministerial Joint Decree No. 123/2003 amending Presidential Order No. 445/83 in compliance with Directive 2002/61/EC, relating to restrictions on the marketing and use of certain dangerous substances and preparations (azocolourants).

Legislation | Greece | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Dangerous Substances and Preparations) (Marketing and Use) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 220 of 2003).

Legislation | Ireland | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Classification/declassification, Access-to-information, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Controls on Certain Azo Dyes and "Blue Colourant" Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 3310 of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Hazardous substances, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Decree implementing Directive 2002/61/EC amending for the nineteenth time Council Directive 76/769/EEC of 27 July 1976 relating to restrictions on the marketing and use of certain dangerous substances and preparation (azocolourants)

Legislation | Italy | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX