Welcome to the website of the Ethanol REACH Association

The Ethanol REACH Association enables its Members and purchasers of a Letter of Access to jointly submit a consistent and high-quality dossier for ethanol, vinasses and/or fusel oil that meets the requirement of the REACH legislation. 


Grandfathering under UK-REACH

GB-based registrants of ethanol, fusel oil or vinasses that intend to grandfather a substance registration under UK-REACH need to submit data to HSE about the substance they intend to register.

19 February 2021728 x viewed

UK-REACH registration of ethanol, vinasses and fusel oil

The Ethanol-REACH Association prepared and submitted the EU-REACH registration for Ethanol and two associated substances (vinasses and fusel oil) for the appropriate deadlines of regulation 1907/2006, and since then manages membership of the joint registrations and the dossiers, keeping them up to date with EU-REACH developments.

1 December 2020965 x viewed

Classification proposal for Ethanol

On 14th August, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) updated the Classification and Labelling Registry of Intentions (RoI) with the following entry for Ethanol, submitted by Greece

10 September 20202411 x viewed

Message from the new Secretary General

As I am sure you are aware, ethanol is a key active component of hand sanitisers used throughout the health care industry. Whilst the Ethanol REACH Association represents and supports EU manufactures and importers of ethanol who need to register under REACH, such a registration does not cover supply of ethanol as an active biocide/disinfectant.

26 March 20201724 x viewed