Judgment of the General Court (Eighth Chamber) of 16 December 2020 (Extracts)

PlasticsEurope v European Chemicals Agency

REACH – Establishment of a list of substances identified with a view to their eventual inclusion in Annex XIV to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 – Supplement to the entry relating to the substance bisphenol A on that list – Articles 57 and 59 of Regulation No 1907/2006 – Manifest error of assessment – Weight of evidence approach – Exploratory studies – Intermediate uses – Proportionality

Case T-207/18



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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
29/01/2021 PlasticsEurope v ECHA
Abstract
ECLI:EU:T:2020:623
16/12/2020 PlasticsEurope v ECHA
Judgment (extracts)
ECLI:EU:T:2020:623
16/12/2020 PlasticsEurope v ECHA
Judgment
ECLI:EU:T:2020:623
16/12/2020 PlasticsEurope v ECHA
Order
ECLI:EU:T:2018:1017
13/12/2018 PlasticsEurope v ECHA
Order
ECLI:EU:T:2018:731
02/10/2018 PlasticsEurope v ECHA
Application (OJ)
18/05/2018 PlasticsEurope v ECHA
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4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.01 Identification procedure
            4.11.15.01.05.01.01 Discretion of the EU authorities
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.01 Identification procedure
            4.11.15.01.05.01.01 Discretion of the EU authorities
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.02 Substances identified as being of very high concern
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.01 Identification procedure
            4.11.15.01.05.01.02 Examination and identification criteria
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.02 Substances identified as being of very high concern
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.01 Identification procedure
            4.11.15.01.05.01.01 Discretion of the EU authorities
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.01 Identification procedure
            4.11.15.01.05.01.02 Examination and identification criteria
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.02 Substances identified as being of very high concern
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.02 Substances identified as being of very high concern
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.15 Chemicals
      4.11.15.01 Chemical substances (REACH)
        4.11.15.01.05 Substances of very high concern
          4.11.15.01.05.01 Identification procedure
            4.11.15.01.05.01.02 Examination and identification criteria


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Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 23/03/2018

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

16/12/2020


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Name of the parties

PlasticsEurope v ECHA

Notes on Academic Writings

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Subject-matter

  • Approximation of laws
  • Environment
  • Public health

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Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment : dismissal on substantive grounds

Formation of the Court

huitième chambre (Tribunal)

Judge-Rapporteur

Laitenberger

Advocate General

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Language(s) of the Case

  • English

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