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EU pesticides database updates

EU pesticides database updates

The following updates have been published in the EU Pesticide Database of the EU Commission website: 09/09/2021 Extension of the approval periods of the active substances 2-phenylphenol (including its salts such as the sodium salt), 8-hydroxyquinoline, amidosulfuron, bifenox, chlormequat, chlorotoluron, clofentezine, clomazone, cypermethrin, daminozide, deltamethrin, dicamba, difenoconazole, diflufenican, dimethachlor, etofenprox, fenoxaprop-P, fenpropidin, fludioxonil, flufenacet, fosthiazate, […]

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Save the Planet: we only have one

Save the Planet: we only have one

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: Forces profound and alarming are reshaping the upper reaches of the North Pacific and Arctic oceans, breaking the food chain that supports billions of creatures and one of the world’s most important fisheries. The lifecycle […]

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Call of interest to join the eu registration group for chrysanthemum (pyrethrum)-based biocidal products

Call of interest to join the eu registration group for chrysanthemum (pyrethrum)-based biocidal products

In order to fulfil the required regulatory obligations under the BPR in respect to the Biocidal Products that are currently in the EU market containing the Active Substance, Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium, CAS nº: 89997-63-7, extract from open and mature flowers of Tanacetum cinerariifolium obtained with hydrocarbon solvents and obtained with supercritical CO2 Manufacturers and Distributors have […]

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Reminder: Upcoming UK (GB and NI) expiry dates

Reminder: Upcoming UK (GB and NI) expiry dates

UK Establishment All UK Product Authorisation Holders must be established (a person, company or authorised representative) in the UK (Great Britain and/or Northern Ireland) by the 31 December 2021. If not, HSE will cancel their product authorisation(s). This means your product(s) cannot be supplied or used in the UK. Biocidal products must be phased off […]

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Save the Planet: we only have one

Save the Planet: we only have one

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: Rainfall could start replacing snowfall in the Arctic decades sooner than previously thought warning the change caused by global warming could have effects beyond the region In a new paper published in Frontiers in Earth […]

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Save the Planet: we only have one

Save the Planet: we only have one

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: The melting of polar ice is not only shifting the levels of our oceans, it is changing the planet Earth itself. Newly minted Ph.D. Sophie Coulson and her colleagues explained in a recent paper in […]

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Treated Articles with added biocidal functionality

Treated Articles with added biocidal functionality

Are they correctly labelled? Is there any human risk derived from their use? How can their efficacy be measured? Treated Articles that incorporate a biocidal product with the intention to add new properties or functions to this article, not related to its primary use, are Biocidal Products themselves, for example: Antibacterial clothing Keyboard treated to […]

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Save the Planet: we only have one

Save the Planet: we only have one

KÆLTIA’s Team in its aim to contribute with the global awareness of the Climate Change, summarise below some critical news: Scientists say that global warming makes the kind of extreme rainfall that caused deadly flash flooding in western Europe last month more likely, though it remains unclear exactly how much. Rain fell at the highest […]

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Latest BPC opinions on disinfectants and wood preservatives

Latest BPC opinions on disinfectants and wood preservatives

The EU Biocidal Products Committee adopted opinions for the following disinfectant active substances that may be approved/renewed in the relevant product-types: Didecyldimethylammonium chloride (CAS No. 7173-51-5) for product-types 3 and 4; Alkyl (C12-16) dimethylbenzyl ammonium chloride (CAS No. 68424-85-1) for product-types 3 and 4; N-(3-aminopropyl)-N-dodecylpropane-1,3-diamine (CAS No. 2372-82-9) for product-type 8; Ethylene oxide (CAS No. […]

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