In accordance of European legislation regarding REACH regulation (EC 1907/2006), all substances manufactured or imported, more than one ton per annually requires registration.
Background Information on MMC and REACH:
In accordance with the REACH regulation MMC (non EU manufacturer) have opted to appoint an Only Representative (OR) for the purpose of REACH.
OR detail as per below:
European Chemical Product AG
Principality of Liechtenstein
MMC is a member of the Mn REACH Consortium, and our OR submitted a joint registration document prior to November 2010. The dossier was prepared by the Mn consortium, with BHP Billiton being the Lead Register (LR) for Manganese.
Our REACH Registration number is SL308282-33 (as per attachment)
Classification, Packaging and Labeling (CPL):
According to REGULATION (EC) No 1272/2008 (L353/1) Manganese is not classified under CPL.
According to REACH and CPL, in the EU, we are not obligated to supply a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) nor do we need to translate our SDS into the language of the country it is imported into as Mn is not classified.