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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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Eu pesticides database updates

Eu pesticides database updates

The following updates have been published in the EU Pesticide Database of the EU Commission website: 10/02/2021 Publication of Reg. (EU) 2021/155, the MRLs for the following active substances that became applicable on 02/09/2021: Carbon tetrachloride, Chlorothalonil (R), Chlorpropham (R) (F), Dimethoate, Ethoprophos, Fenamidone, Methiocarb, Omethoate, Propiconazole (sum of isomers) (F) and Pymetrozine (R) 13/04/2021 […]

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Food Attractant Active Substances – June 2021 deadline for EU Dossier submision

Food Attractant Active Substances – June 2021 deadline for EU Dossier submision

Biocidal products with attractant function based on the following active substances of food grade (proposed for inclusion in Annex I of the BPR) need to be supported by an EU Dossier under BPR and the deadline for this submission is June 2021: Cheese Concentrated Apple juice D-Fructose (CAS No. 57-48-7) Honey (CAS No. 8028-66-8) Powdered […]

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EU POISON CENTRES. Notifying hazardous mixtures as of 2021

EU POISON CENTRES. Notifying hazardous mixtures as of 2021

Notifications to Poison Centres need to be submitted by importers and downstream users placing mixtures classified for human health or physical hazards on the market. The obligation covers mixtures for consumer, professional and industrial use. The EU harmonised notification requirement through Poison centres Notification (PCN) must be submitted through ECHA´S submission portal and will be […]

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Biocidal products consortia: together is better!

Biocidal products consortia: together is better!

If you are interested in supporting your Biocidal Products in the Consortia KBC System developed by KÆLTIA based on the following active substances, please be aware of their relevant submission deadlines for the BPR dossiers: EU Submission deadlines  Biocide Active Substances 01 February 2020 Acetamiprid (Product Type 18) Cyphenothrin (Product Type 18) 01 June 2020 […]

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Updated eu list of substances of very high concern

Updated eu list of substances of very high concern

The EU Candidate List of substances of very high concern (SVHCs) for authorisation now contains 173 substances. ECHA added four new SVHCs to the Candidate List based on proposals by France, Sweden, Germany and Austria. The Candidate List is a list of substances that may have serious effects on human health or the environment. Substances on […]

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Food & Feed Active Substances

Food & Feed Active Substances

Deadline for inclusion in the EU Biocide Review Programme Biocidal product based on food or feed active substances had originally benefitted from a derogation under the previous Review Programme for Biocides (Regulation (EU) No 1451/2007). As “food or feed” we understand “any edible substance or product of plant or animal origin which is intended or […]

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AIR4 Renewal programme for PPP active substances

AIR4 Renewal programme for PPP active substances

A Draft Working Document that provides an overview of indicative submission date for supplementary dossiers for the renewal of Plant Protection Active Substances whose approval expires between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2021 was published in July 2016. The applicant must submit an application for renewal three years before the current deadline if they […]

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