Conference icon

Conference

The 'perfect storm' of REACH: charting regulatory controversy in the age of information, sustainable development, and globalization

Abstract:

The European Union's new chemicals regulation, REACH, has been one of the most controversial pieces of legislation in EU history. Indeed, the debate over REACH is akin to a 'perfect storm' in that the intense controversy over it has been caused by three regulatory aspects of the regime. First, REACH privatizes information collection, provision and assessment. Second, REACH represents a significant application of sustainable development and in so doing, redefines the conditions on which the EU...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1080/13669870802086547

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, Law, Law Faculty
Volume:
11
Issue:
4
Pages:
541-563
Publication date:
2008
DOI:
EISSN:
1466-4461
ISSN:
1366-9877
URN:
uuid:5b980e6d-fe33-4796-8a69-b3789726712d
Source identifiers:
479877
Local pid:
pubs:479877

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP