Everything about SCIP for EEA countries

9 Nov 2022

SCIP is the database to report and submit the dossier for SVHC more than 0.1% w/w in articles being produced/imported or distributed to EU under Waste Framework Directive.

This database is developed for use to ensure consumer are aware of the SVHC and their impact and help operators/recyclers on the re-use or recycling the materials contained SVHC basis physical/chemical properties and hazards.

Previously Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, the European Economic Area (EEA) countries previously were not part of SCIP notifications.

From 25th October 2022, all the parties involved in supplying articles to EEA countries are obligated to submit the SCIP notification. From 7th November 2022, the SCIP database will be ready to receive the submissions from these parties. This is inline with the amendment to waste frame work directive incorporated into the EEA agreement.

For more information on Waste framework directive and amendment to SCIP, follow these links: Waste Framework Direction and Amended Document

For more information on EEA countries and agreements click here: EEA Agreement

Talk to one of our Compliance experts to know more about SCIP submissions and its applicability for your products.