in decorative coatings already restricted from 2007 enter an even more stringent phase 2 from April this year. click here
I must confess that I was unaware of these EU Directive changes and, as it will be unlawful to apply coatings made pre-2007, how on earth will they dispose of the countless gallons of the non-comforming products languishing on garage and shed shelves in this country? TC.
What products are not included in the new legislation? The legislation applies only to coatings. Common products not encompassed within the scope of the legislation include liquid sanders, sugar soaps, brush cleaners, fillers, sealants/caulks and colourants for tinting.