With the Communication TRIS / (2018) 02125, the European Commission has opened the notification procedure for a proposal to amend the German Decree on materials in contact with drinking water, with particular reference to the criteria for the evaluation of metallic materials.
In the 2 chapter, Materials for taps, fittings, appliances and pumps (B), as well as materials for the components of the taps, fittings, appliances and pumps (C), a new alloy has been evaluated as suitable under the profile of the hygienic safety of drinking water and included in the positive list.
The text being notified is available in Italian at this link http://ec.europa.eu/growth/tools-databases/tris/en/index.cfm/search/?tri...
The notification procedure will remain open until 5 / 11 / 2018. Through the dedicated online form it is possible, for all the interested subjects, to provide comments.