Global Regulatory Service - Hand in hand with our customers
Any business wishing to be globally successful today needs not only to be fully aware of the laws and regulations operating in the various regions and countries but also comply with them.
BYK with its local specialists supports customers worldwide with its regulatory compliance expertise, thereby ensuring that customers can enjoy project reliability and a leading edge in international competition.
Our service for your success
BRIEFs are BYK's answer to the increasing number of customer requests on regulatory issues. Completely revised.
REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals) is the new EU (European Union) legislation for chemical substances and their use.
Food Contact: EU / FDA Status
An overview on the status of our additives in regard to food legislation can be found here.
MIT Classification-free Additives
On October 4, 2018, the European Union (EU) agreed a re-classification of methylisothiazolinone (MIT), a common preservative for water-based products, and this was then published in the 13th ATP.
PFOA-free PTFE Wax Additives
Ammonium and sodium salts of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) occur in the course of manufacturing and processing various fluoropolymers such as polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE).