4 June 2021, the European Commission has released the Directive (EU) 2021/903 regarding specific limit values for aniline in certain toys.

The new entry is as follows:

Substance

CAS No.

Limit Value

Aniline

62-53-3

30 mg/kg   after reductive cleavage in textile toy material and leather toy material

10 mg/kg   as free aniline in finger paints

30 mg/kg   after reductive cleavage in finger paints’

The provisions will apply from 5 December 2022.

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Further Information

Commission Directive (EU) 2021/903

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