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17:15 Feb 25, 2002
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English term or phrase: EINECS
it is an abbreviation of European Inventory of Existing Commercial Substances
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European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances
Explanation:
sorry, I don't speak Polish, but here is what the abbreviation stands for:

EINECS is the European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances, which was published in the Annex to the Official Journal of the European Communities, No. C 146 A, 15 June 1990. As stated in the EINECS introduction, the inventory was drawn up by the European Commission in application of Article 13 of Directive 67/548/EEC, as amended by Directive 79/831/EEC, and in accordance with the detailed provisions of Commission Decision 81/437/EEC. It lists and defines those chemical substances that were on the European Community market between 1 January 1971 and 18 September 1981. In terms of Article 1(4) of Directive 67/548/EEC as amended, these are substances to which the premarketing notification provisions of the Directive do not apply.



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Note added at 2002-02-25 17:22:01 (GMT)
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oh, and by the way - it doesn\'t get translated, it stays the same in every language.
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Klaus Dorn
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thank you! :)
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European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances


Explanation:
sorry, I don't speak Polish, but here is what the abbreviation stands for:

EINECS is the European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances, which was published in the Annex to the Official Journal of the European Communities, No. C 146 A, 15 June 1990. As stated in the EINECS introduction, the inventory was drawn up by the European Commission in application of Article 13 of Directive 67/548/EEC, as amended by Directive 79/831/EEC, and in accordance with the detailed provisions of Commission Decision 81/437/EEC. It lists and defines those chemical substances that were on the European Community market between 1 January 1971 and 18 September 1981. In terms of Article 1(4) of Directive 67/548/EEC as amended, these are substances to which the premarketing notification provisions of the Directive do not apply.



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Note added at 2002-02-25 17:22:01 (GMT)
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oh, and by the way - it doesn\'t get translated, it stays the same in every language.

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 14:14
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 35
Grading comment
thank you! :)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  John Kinory: Hi, Klaus :-)
8 mins
  -> Hi...ltns! (been busy & away)

agree  Parrot
11 mins

agree  Barbara Østergaard: see also http://www.fpinva.org/composition.database.EU.htm
18 hrs

agree  anglista: incidentally, you fill find it mentioned in today's issue of the Official Journal of the European Communities - see http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/en/dat/2002/c_054/c_05420020301...
4 days
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