Mandatory training for certain PUR adhesives in the E.U.
For safe handling of these products
Mandatory training was determined as a part of the REACH Regulation for the industrial and commercial sector.
The training is mandatory for products containing diisocyanates (with a total concentration of monomeric diisocyanate of >0.1%). Currently, the following AKEMI® products are affected:
AKEPUR 150 SANDWICH ADHESIVE
AKEPUR 250 HIGH TACK
AKEPUR 1100 HIGH VOLUME FILLER
BS 220 Silicate Repair Resin
PR Speed 1 Min
PU Flex Fast
PU Primer Black
The online training must be completed by 24th August 2023. Validity of the certificate: 5 years, documented proof of the training is required.
There is no mandatory training when buying or selling the products. However, the retailers must make sure the information is provided to the users of affected PUR products.