Biocides News and Briefs


Endocrine Disruptors: Confronting the New Criteria
November 2017


Harmonising the Process for Biocidal Products Authorisations
May 2017


Article 95 Listing: A Level-Playing Field?
December 2016


Adoption of Endocrine Disruptor Criteria: Plain Sailing Ahead?
August 2016


Biocides and the Board of Appeal: A First Assessment
April 2016


Masterbatches Under the BPR: A Riddle Resolved?
January 2016


Article 95 and Beyond
September 2015


Comparative Assessment Under the BPR: State of Play June 2015
July 2015


Transitioning to the BPR: What Will Become of the Manual of Decisions
February 2015


SME's and the BPR
December 2014


The Interpretation and Application of Key Provisions under the BPR
October 2014


Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 1062/2014 of 4 August 2014 on the Work Programme for the Systematic Examination of All Existing Active Substances Contained in Biocidal Products Referred to in Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council
October 2014


Decoding Article 95
August 2014


In-Situ Formed Active Substances and Their Precursors Under the BPR
July 2014 


Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 492/2014 of 7 March 2014 Supplementing Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council as Regards the Rules for the Renewal of Authorizations of Biocidal Products Subject to Mutual Recognition
May 2014


Consolidated BPR With Amendments Shown in Track Changes
April 2014 


ECHA's Fees Under the BPR
April 2014


BPR Revisions Agreed: But Are We Better Off?
March 2014


Registration Data Requirements Get Tougher in the US
February 2014 


European Commission Publishes Procedure for Amending Annex I of the Biocides Regulation
February 2014 


How Does the New EU Regulation on the Use of Biocides Affect Food Contact
January 2014


BiocidesWatch: Working Together Within the Law
January 2014


BiocidesWatch: Navigating Market Access Procedures
November 2013


BiocidesWatch: Treated Articles Guidance:  All Clear Now?
October 2013


BiocidesWatch: Data Sharing Under the BPR
September 2013


Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 736/2013 of 17 May 2013 Amending Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council as Regards the Duration of the Work Programme for Examination of Existing Biocidal Active Substances
July 31, 2013


BiocidesWatch: Entering Unchartered Waters
July 2013


BiocidesWatch: More Haste, Less Speed
June 2013


Commission Regulation (EU) No 613/2013 of 25 June 2013 Amending Regulation (EC) No 1451/2007 as Regards Additional Active Substances of Biocidal Products to be Examined Under the Review Program
June 26, 2013


European Commission Issues Regulation on Fees Applicable Under New Biocidal Products Regulation (Consolidated)
June 19, 2013


Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 414/2013 of 6 May 2013 Specifying a Procedure for the Authorization of Same Biocidal Products in Accordance with Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council
May 7, 2013


Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 354/2013 of 18 April 2013 on Changes of Biocidal Products Authorized in Accordance with Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council
April 19, 2013