Guidance for the identification of endocrine disruptors in the context of EU Pesticide and Biocide regulations

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Guidance for the identification of endocrine disruptors in the context of EU Pesticide and Biocide regulations

July 31st, 2018

Guidance, drafted by ECHA and EFSA, on identification of endocrine disruptors (EDs) in the context of EU pesticide and Biocide Regulations was published on 7th June. According to the guidance, a substance is considered as having endocrine disrupting properties if it meets all of... read more »

New EDC criteria and guidance from ECHA

January 22nd, 2018

Recently ECHA has published draft human health assessment and evaluation guidance for biocidal products. This new document is intended to complement the European Commission’s proposed criteria for identification of endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs), and will be applicable to both biocides and pesticides. The draft... read more »

ECHA General Report 2013 Facts and Figures

May 20th, 2014

ECHA publish facts and figures ECHA have published the facts and figures relating to the year 2013 General Report. The Phase 2 REACH deadline saw the completion of the registration of an approximate of 3000 substances, most of which have now been disseminated online. This fulfils... read more »

New Biocidal Product Regulation

September 5th, 2013

The new Biocidal Product Regulation  (BPR, 528/2012) entered into application on the of 1st of September, replacing the Biocidal Products Directive (BPD, 98/9/EC).  The new Regulation aims to harmonise the biocides market on Union level, simplify the authorisation and approval of active substances and introduce... read more »