Welcome to the SIEF webpage for Slags, steelmaking, vanadium

(Slags, steelmaking, vanadium EINECS No. 273-734-4)

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SIEF – Who is who?

  • Lead Registrant for Sub-SIEF 1: GfE Metalle und Materialien GmbH
  • Lead Registrant for Sub-SIEF 2: Treibacher Industrie AG
  • SIEF Facilitator: Vanadium Consortium on behalf of the Lead Registrant.
  • Pre-registrants can participate in the SIEF at different activity levels: very active, involved, passive, and dormant.

Two different Slags, steelmaking, vanadium were successfully REACH registered as "intermediates > 1000 tpy” by the Lead Registrants in November 2010.

The dossier disseminated by ECHA can be accessed here

If you are a SIEF-member that is not a member of the Vanadium Consortium, you will need to:

  • Purchase a Letter of Access (LoA) to the technical dossier from the Vanadium Consortium.  For further details, please visit the LOA website WEBLINK.
  • Join the Joint Submission for this substance in REACH-IT. You will receive the needed details after you have purchased your Letter of Access.
  • Prepare and submit your joint-submission REACH-registration dossier to ECHA.  After an LoA purchase, the Vanadium Consortium will provide Joint-Submission Guidance and a template IUCLID file.

Technical Dossier compilation:

  • The Vanadium Consortium has been actively working for several years to collect, generate and compile the data required for REACH registration of this substance.
    • Collect and generate data required as per REACH Annex VII  completed
    • Data entry into IUCLID 5                           completed
    • Identification of Uses                                 completed
    • Chemical Safety Assessment                     completed
    • Chemical Safety Report                             completed
    • Exposure Scenarios                                   n.a. 1
    • Develop classification & labeling proposal  completed
    • Submission of Registration Dossier:          completed

n.a. 1 - not applicable as this substance is handled as intermediate under strictly controlled conditions.

Options to fulfil your REACH Registration obligations:

  1. Join the registration by means of a Letter of Access to the Registration Dossier on fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory terms.
  2. Join the registration by means of membership to the Vanadium Consortium

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ECHA Fact sheets & Guidance:

The Vanadium Consortium is acting as SIEF facilitator for Vanadium Consortium member registrants who indicated their willingness at Pre-Registration to conduct this activity for the substances listed on this page.