The “Si” consortium agreed in 2008 on an assessment strategy of what is put on the market. A comprehensive testing and evaluation programme was launched accordingly.
At a later stage, the decision was taken to register FeSi as a multi-constituent substance (MCS), and more precisely as a reaction mass of iron and iron disilicide and iron silicide and silicon. This triggered a new EC number, which is 912-631-7.
Earlier in 2009 a call was launched to all companies which had pre-registered FeSi alloys in accordance with one or several of the following ways :
Finnfjord AS is the Lead Registrant of the joint submission of FeSi as multi-constituent (reaction mass), according to the attached profile: