How to comply with the EU's REACH chemical regulations when you're using, making, selling or importing chemicals in the EU.
If you’re using, making, selling or importing chemicals in the EU, you need to follow REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and restriction of Chemicals) regulations.
Register your chemical substance
You must register your chemical substance with the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) - this body enforces REACH regulations in the EU.
Find out how to register your substance with ECHA.
Prepare for Brexit
See the detailed guidance on chemical regulations when the UK leaves the EU on the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) website.
Get more information about REACH
You can read ECHA advice to find out:
- the chemicals that are covered by REACH regulations
- whether authorisation or restriction should take place
You can also get information about REACH: