Final version of the SCHEER’s guidelines on phthalates in medical device
As already announced in our Eurofins News Flash April 2019 edition, in March 2019, the European Commission and its Scientific Committee on Health, Environmental and Emerging Risks (SCHEER) opened a Public consultation on the Preliminary Guidelines on the benefit-risk assessment of the presence of phthalates in certain medical devices.
Some cosmetic and aesthetic products become Medical device
On 26th May 2020, the new regulations for medical devices will be fully applicable.
Preparations for BREXIT
The next 1st November 2019 will be the withdrawal date in which UK will leave the European Union.
Recent publications by European Commission
Decision recently published in the Official Journal of the European Union related to Medical Devices.
Regulatory proposals notified to WTO
Summary table with some recent notifications to World Trade Organization (non-exhaustive).