Updated – None REACH Compliant Removal Of Smokeless Powders From EU Market

 

UPDATE

As many already may know, certain smokeless powders are now banned from the EU market following the REACH guidelines for certain chemical compounds being located within the powder.

The list of powder due to be banned include the following:

 

Hodgdon Trail Boss
Retumbo
H1000
H322
H335
H380
H414
H4198
H4350
H4831
H4831SC
H4895
CFE BLK
BL-C2
BENCHMARK
HYBRID 100V
VARGET
IMR 3031, 1lb (NRCH)
4064, 1lb (NRCH)
4198, 1lb (NRCH)
4227, 1lb (NRCH)
4320, 1lb (NRCH)
4350, 1lb (NRCH)
4831, 1lb (NRCH)
4895, 1lb (NRCH)
HI-SKOR 700X, 1lb (NRCH)
7828, 1lb (NRCH)
7828 SSC, 1lb (NRCH)
HI-SKOR 800X, 1lb (NRCH)
8208 XBR, 1lb (NRCH)
PB, 1lb (NRCH)
4007SSC, 1lb (NRCH)

Also the following information is provided for replacement of none REACH compliant powders:

Obsolete Replacement
Hodgdon Varget Hodgdon CFE223 and IMR4166*
IMR4064 IMR4166
H4350 / IMR4350 IMR4451
H4831/IMR4831 IMR4955
H1000 IMR7977
Hodgdon Retumbo IMR8133
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