Updated on 16.02.2024

In accordance with article 33 of regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), we hereby inform our customers about the presence of substances on the current Candidate list of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) for authorization (last updated January 2024) in certain articles used in our cranes, hoists and other material handling equipment.

We are actively searching alternatives for articles including SVHCs. Please note that to the best of our knowledge and based on information provided by our suppliers, the following articles delivered to the EU contain SVHCs in a concentration above 0.1% weight by weight:

Lead (CAS 7439-92-1)

Imidazolidine-2-thione (CAS 96-45-7)

Octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (CAS 556-67-2)

Perfluorobutane Sulfonic Acid (PFBS) and its Salts

Tris(4-nonylphenyl, branched and linear) phosphite (TNPP) with ≥ 0.1% w/w of 4-nonylphenol, branched and linear (4-NP)

Lead monoxide (lead oxide) (CAS 1317-36-8)

2-methyl-1-(4-methylthiophenyl)-2-morpholinopropan-1-one (CAS 71868-10-5)

N,N-dimethylacetamide (CAS 127-19-5)

1,6,7,8,9,14,15,16,17,17,18,18-Dodecachloropentacyclo[,9.02,13.05,10]octadeca-7,15-diene (“Dechlorane Plus”™) 

Hexahydromethylphthalic anhydride (CAS 25550-51-0)

4,4'-isopropylidenediphenol (Bisphenol A, BPA) (CAS 80-05-7)

1,2-dimethoxyethane,ethylene glycol dimethyl ether (EGDME) (CAS 110-71-4)

Lead titanium trioxide (CAS 12060-00- 3)

Lead titanium zirconium oxide (CAS 12626-81-2)

Benzene-1,2,4-tricarboxylic acid 1,2-anhydride (CAS 552-30-7)

Bis(2-(2-methoxyethoxy)ethyl) ether (CAS 143-24-8)

4-tert-Butylphenol (CAS 98-54-4)

Dodecamethylcyclohexasiloxane (CAS 540-97-6)

Decamethylcyclopentasiloxane (CAS 541-02-6)

Silicic acid, lead salt (CAS 11120-22-2)

Diboron trioxide (CAS 1303-86-2)

Orange lead (lead tetroxide) (CAS 1314-41-6)

Dicyclohexyl phthalate (DCHP) (CAS 84-61-7)

2,2',6,6'-tetrabromo-4,4'-isopropylidenediphenol (CAS 79-94-7)

The aforementioned articles do not pose a safety risk to customers and end-users under normal conditions of use, provided the equipment is operated according to our instructions and the articles are disposed of in accordance with all applicable regulations.

Our SCIP reports can be found here: SCIP Database