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Progress in applications for plant protection products and biocidal products

We have seen demand in Europe increase and the Ctgb has responded to this in recent years, but most other Member States have been ...

News item | 25-05-2021 | 15:14

Disinfectants for means of transport for people

The use of disinfectants in buses, trains, aeroplanes and other means of transport for people must be done with disinfectants ...

News item | 15-02-2021 | 15:22

End of transition period for fruit trees and avenue trees in Environmental Activities Decree

In 2018 the Activity Decree (legislation in Dutch) has been adapted and the minimal requirement for drift reduction for field ...

News item | 15-02-2021 | 15:08

Allocation of ZRMS for recently authorized new products, based on active substances close to renewal

For most plant protection products containing active substances from AIR 3- AIR 4 (up to group 3) the Central Zone Steering ...

News item | 04-01-2021 | 13:15

Inventory of future renewals of product authorisations with AIR 4 substances

To ensure a balanced distribution of tasks between the Member States, the Central Zone Steering Committee (CZSC) has requested ...

News item | 24-12-2020 | 10:45

Vewin list of plant protection products and biocides in surface water updated

On a yearly basis, Vewin communicates to Ctgb the list of active substances and metabolites of plant protection products and ...

News item | 23-12-2020 | 09:35

Temporary restriction on influx of applications

The Ctgb has ascertained an increase in the demand for assessment capacity in European Union and in the number of requests for ...

News item | 14-12-2020 | 12:42

List of Minor Uses updated

The Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) has updated the 'List of minor uses' in accordance with ...

News item | 08-12-2020 | 11:34

Faster public disclosure of studies concerning the safety of plant protection products

According to a new provision in EU law, studies supporting the safety of active substances in plant protection products will be ...

News item | 17-11-2020 | 15:57

Almost thirty minor uses authorised

On 28 October 2020, the Ctgb authorised a large number of minor uses for four products. This concerns one insecticide and three ...

News item | 29-10-2020 | 16:42