11/07/2016 | Biocidal products: approval of new biocides

The Commission has published the following Regulations with regards to the approval of new biocidal products:

  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1068 approving N-cyclopropyl-1,3,5-triazine-2,4,6-triamine (cyromazine) as an existing active substance for use in biocidal products of product-type 18 (Product-type 18: Insecticides, acaricides and products to control other arthropods)
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1083 approving amines, N-C10–16-alkyltrimethylenedi-, reaction products with chloroacetic acid as an existing active substance for use in biocidal products of product-types 2, 3 and 4 (Product-type 2: Private area and public health area disinfectants and other biocidal products.  Product-type 3: Veterinary hygiene biocidal products. Product-type 4: Food and feed area disinfectants)
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1088 approving copper flakes (coated with aliphatic acid) as an existing active substance for use in biocidal products of product-type 21 (Product-type 21: Antifouling products)
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1089 approving dicopper oxide as an existing active substance for use in biocidal products of product-type 21 (Product-type 21: Antifouling products)
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1090 approving copper thiocyanate as an existing active substance for use in biocidal products of product-type 21 (Product-type 21: Antifouling products).
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1093 approving didecylmethylpoly(oxyethyl)ammonium propionate as an existing active substance for use in biocidal products of product-type 8 (Product-type 8: Wood preservatives)
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1094 approving copper, granulated, as an active substance for use in biocidal products of product-type 8 (Product-type 8: Wood preservatives).