In an article published on May 10, 2016 the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) informs that companies must apply for the approval of active substances in food contact materials (product-type 4) by September 1, 2016 in order to place the biocidal products on the EU market after September 1, 2017. This obligation applies to active substances that were available on the EU market or used in biocidal products on September 1, 2013 when the Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR) entered into application.

Read more

ECHA (May 10, 2016). “Does your biocidal product now fall under the scope of the Biocidal Products Regulation?