Hereby we inform you that on 23.09.2008 according to Article 8 of REACH Regulation (EC) No.1907/2006 of 18 December 2006 the company Techuglerod Konzultációs Szolgáltató Korlátolt Felelősségű Társaság (Techuglerod Kft) has been appointed the Only Representative of Omsk Carbon Group OOO in the EU.
In terms of bilateral contract Techuglerod Kft has taken all the obligations of importers inREACHRegulation frame concerning registration, substance information updating and transfer in the supply chain, and is responsible for controlling substance volumes imported in the EU and its use. All the above-mentioned reasons make it possible to consider importers of Omsk Carbon Group OOO to be Downstream Users and release them of registration obligations.
Details of the Only Representative:
Techuglerod Konzultációs Szolgáltató Korlátolt Felelősségű Társaság (Techuglerod Kft)
Legal address: 1013 Budapest, Pauler utca 12, Hungary
VAT No.: HU14474479.
On August 25, 2010 the Only Representative has performed the registration of substance “Carbon black” (EC #215-609-9, CAS #1333-86-4) jointly with Consortium for carbon black registration (www.cb4reach.eu). Lead registrant is Orion Engineered Carbons GmbH.
Registration reference number: 01-2119384822-32-0038
For compliance with the REACHRegulation requirements Downstream Users are advised to request written confirmation from the Only Representative that the registration covers substance tonnage imported by Techuglerod Kft and its use.
In accordance with CLP Regulation (EC) No.1272/2008 the carbon black should be notified to the Classification & Labeling Inventory established by ECHA.
Since Techuglerod Kft acts as the Only Representative of non-EC manufacturer it had submitted the information needed for notification as part of a REACH registration dossier. However, it is not entitled to submit a notification to the mentioned Inventory.
Thus, any Importer to the EU should notify carbon black independently. The term of submitting notifications to Classification & Labeling Inventory isone month from being placed on the market.
In order help in notifying carbon black the Lead Registrant have published concise Manual.
The necessary specific information from our REACH Registration Dossier:
a) Carbon black is mono-constituent substance;
b) Degree of purity ≥ 96 — ≤ 99.5% (w/w);
c) Typical concentration 98% (w/w).
Notification is free of charge.
Brief description of carbon black identified uses which are covered in our Registration Dossier is given below.
Carbon black is used as filler for rubber, additive for plastics, pigment and chemical reagent. In addition, carbon black may be used in refractory applications, in portable energy applications and carbon preparations.
The only use advised against for this substance is the use as pigment in Tattoo colors for humans.