- a high reliance on imports (risk of supply shortage)
- limited substitution options
- an essential function in the manufacture of products which are key to the regional economy and/or national security
The criticality implies not only a high value, but also a high dependence on Antimony, which may be further complicated by the imposition of over-conservative EHS requirements.
i2a works towards evidence-based decision-making to ensure that the use of Antimony faces the least number of irrelevant and/or inapplicable regulatory obstacles as possible.