In October 2008, COCIR published a Guidance with ENVIRON on "REACH requirements for component suppliers and equipment manufacturers".
In addition, COCIR designed with ENVIRON a web-based application called "BOMCheck", aimed at simplifying the administrative burden to document compliance to this regulation. This tool is benefiting all industry providing electric and electronic equipment the Healthcare industry
Further developed by ENVIRON, the BOMCheck system is a web-based tool which reduces business costs by enabling suppliers to upload their substance declarations to one central location for access by all participating manufacturers using those suppliers.
BOMCheck is able to deliver Substance declaration web database for REACH, RoHS, Batteries and Packaging compliance.
The European Commission congratulated COCIR who launched this initiative in 2008. The tool also received recognition in China recently.