Safety for YOUR processes
REACH & Regulations for OUR MOWITAL® polyvinyl butyral (PVB) technical resin
The term REACH stands for Registration, Evaluation, Authorization of Chemicals. The regulation standardizes chemicals legislation throughout Europe and increases the level of knowledge about hazards and risks that can emanate from chemicals.
For our polyvinyl butyral technical resin MOWITAL® please find all relevant regulation below.
Do you have questions about Regulatory Affairs and compliance documents?
We have answers! As the responsible contact person for data sheets and compliance documents at MOWITAL, I am here to assist you in clarifying your queries and providing support in regulatory matters. Our "Call for Experience" is also an invitation for you to share your own experiences, contributing to the creation of a comprehensive knowledge base.
If you have specific questions or would like to share your expertise, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We look forward to hearing from you!
Meet Elnaz Tagik: Navigating Excellence in Regulatory Affairs
I'm Elnaz Tagik, your PVB Resin Regulatory Affairs & Complaint Management Coordinator. With a background in Bioprocess Engineering and six years of experience as Head of Quality & Technology, I bring a wealth of knowledge and innovation to our team.
About My Role: In my role, I serve as the key liaison for Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and all regulatory documents, playing a vital part in global product stewardship. My responsibilities include ensuring our products meet the highest standards and regulatory requirements.
My Connection to Our Products: Our product range at MOWITAL® signifies not just quality but innovation and versatility. As the Coordinator for Complaints Management, I'm dedicated to ensuring our products not only meet current standards but also pave the way for future ones.
How I Navigate Challenges: Agility is more than a principle; it's a way of life here. We encourage innovation and actively seek new solutions. In my role, I contribute to bridging the gap between regulations and product development.
Your Questions, My Answers:
Q: How do you ensure our products meet global standards?
A: My role involves maintaining compliance with global regulations, working closely with regulatory bodies, and overseeing the creation of accurate and up-to-date SDS.
Q: How does innovation play a role in your responsibilities?
A: Innovation is key to our success. I actively contribute to finding innovative solutions to meet our customers' needs while ensuring our products align with the ever-evolving regulatory landscape. Feel free to reach out if you have more questions or if there's anything specific you'd like to know. Looking forward to navigating excellence together!
Under which CAS number is Polyvinyl butyral registered?
Polyvinyl butyral registration
The registration is made under the number 68648-78-2 / 63148-65-2
Is your company already equipped with Certified Management Systems?
Certified Management Systems
ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and ISO 50001.
What is the Country of Origin of MOWITAL® resin?
The Origin of MOWITAL® Resin
We hereby confirm that for our MOWITAL® resin grades the Country of Origin is Germany.
Is this material defined as a substance, a mixture or a polymer under REACH?
The Definition of MOWITAL®
MOWITAL® is defined as a polymer.
Do MOWITAL® grades meet the requirements of absence of the Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC)?
Requirements of Absence of the Substances
MOWITAL® grades meet the requirements of the absence of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC candidate list, as amended on July 16th, 2019) as follows:
Due to the knowledge of the manufacturing processes and the types of raw materials used, we confirm that components, listed by ECHA as substances of very high concern are neither used to produce MOWITAL® product lines nor are they added after the manufacturing processes.
Does MOWITAL® contain materials delivered from animal origin?
No materials of animal origin
We hereby confirm that MOWITAL®
- does not contain materials derived from animal origin,
- is not produced using materials derived from animal origin,
- does not come into contact with materials derived from animal origin at any stage of its production process.
Are plasticizer used to produce MOWITAL®?
No plasticizers in production
Due to the knowledge of the manufacturing processes and the types of raw materials used, we confirm that no plasticizers are used to produce our MOWITAL® product line or are added after the manufacturing processes.
How is the content of Volatile Organic Components MOWITAL®?
Content of Volatile Organic Components
We hereby confirm the content of volatile organic components in MOWITAL® as follows:
Permanent controls of the VOC content of our MOWITAL® grades are not established. However, spot checks of MOWITAL® grades indicate VOC concentrations of less than 0,1 wt%.
Are you using conflict minerals in your process?
No using of conflict minerals in the process
Due to the knowledge of the manufacturing processes and the types of raw materials used, we confirm that no tin, tungsten, tantalum and gold are used to produce our MOWITAL® product line or are added after the manufacturing processes.