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REACH EC 1907/2006

REACH EC 1907/2006

Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals Regulation EC 1907/2006

The Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals Regulation EC 1907/2006, commonly referred to as REACH, is a European regulation on chemicals and their safe use. With the publication of candidate lists for authorization, the European Chemicals Agency identifies sets of substances of very high concern (SVHC) that manufacturers must disclose to customers if used in their products above 0.1% by weight.

 

 

Based on the current version of the candidate list for authorization, Baxter products contain the following SVHCs above the disclosure threshold:

CHEMICAL        

   

MANUFACTURING         

 PROCESS USAGE              

BAXTER PRODUCTS CONTAINING 

REFERENCED CHEMICAL                  

Lead Trace in glass & lead solder
  • Infusor & electronic infusion pumps & PD/HD Devices

Cadmium

Plastics & Electrical Components
  • Electromechanical Devices & Electrical Component
Diisobutyl phthalate Plasticizer
  • Apheresis Kits for use with CS3000 Blood Cell Separator/CS3000 Plus Blood Cell Separator, Autopheresis-C System, and Amicus™
  • IV administration sets
  • IV drug containers
  • IV accessories such as catheters, stopcocks
  • IV admixture, compounding and transfer devices
  • Blood administration, warming, transfer and collection devices
  • Respiratory therapy and anesthesia devices, suction devices
  • Irrigation containers and accessories
  • Feeding containers and accessories
Benzyl butyl phthalate (BBP) Plasticizer
  • IV administration sets
  • IV drug containers
  • IV accessories such as catheters, stopcocks
  • IV admixture, compounding and transfer devices
  • Blood administration, warming, transfer and collection devices
  • Respiratory therapy and anesthesia devices, suction devices
  • Irrigation containers and accessories
  • Feeding containers and accessories
  • Additional Baxter products
Bis (2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) Plasticizer
  • Apheresis Kits for use with CS3000 Blood Cell Separator/CS3000 Plus Blood Cell Separator, Autopheresis-C System, and Amicus™
  • IV administration sets
  • IV drug containers
  • IV accessories such as catheters, stopcocks
  • IV admixture, compounding and transfer devices
  • Blood administration, warming, transfer and collection devices
  • Respiratory therapy and anesthesia devices, suction devices
  • Irrigation containers and accessories
  • Feeding containers and accessories
Dibutyl phthalate (DBP) Plasticizer
  • Apheresis Kits for use with CS3000 Blood Cell Separator/CS3000 Plus Blood Cell Separator, Autopheresis-C System, and Amicus™
  • IV administration sets
  • IV drug containers
  • IV accessories such as catheters, stopcocks
  • IV admixture, compounding and transfer devices
  • Blood administration, warming, transfer and collection devices
  • Respiratory therapy and anesthesia devices, suction devices
  • Irrigation containers and accessories
  • Feeding containers and accessories
Polybrominated biphenyls Plastics & Electrical Components
  • Electromechanical Devices & Electrical Components
  • Apheresis Kits for use with CS3000 Blood Cell Separator/CS3000 Plus Blood Cell Separator, Autopheresis-C System, and Amicus™
  • IV administration sets
  • IV drug containers
  • IV accessories such as catheters, stopcocks
  • IV admixture, compounding and transfer devices
  • Blood administration, warming, transfer and collection devices
  • Respiratory therapy and anesthesia devices, suction devices
  • Irrigation containers and accessories
  • Feeding containers and accessories