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Update Vewin list of plant protection products in surface water published

Vewin updated their list concerning the presence of plant protection products exceeding the drinking water criterion of 0.1 µg/L ...

News item | 18-01-2018 | 16:16

Ctgb approved 83 percent of uses in 2017

In 2017 the Ctgb made 184 decisions on plant protection products and 65 decisions on biocidal products. Such decisions concern ...

News item | 17-01-2018 | 09:49

Updated Evaluation Manual now available

In the Netherlands the amendments to the Environmental Activities Decree went into force on 1 January of this year. The Ctgb ...

News item | 11-01-2018 | 17:27

Ctgb uses update Pesticides Atlas

On November 10th, 2017, the  Pesticides Atlas has been updated with the monitoring data of 2016. Ctgb requests that for dossiers ...

News item | 20-12-2017 | 14:32

Beer and mustard seed approved as new basic substances for plant protection

This month, beer and ground mustard seed were added to the EU list of basic substances for plant protection purposes. The list ...

News item | 25-10-2017 | 15:15

Guidance document and calculation sheets for the environmental assessment of antifouling paints

ECHA (the European Chemicals Agency) has published a guidance document with corresponding calculation sheets for antifouling ...

News item | 19-10-2017 | 10:00

Presentation of the Groundwater Atlas

The residues of plant protection products in groundwater have now been specified in the Groundwater Atlas for thousands of ...

News item | 11-10-2017 | 10:00

Ctgb Pesticides Database and Website Renewed

The website of the Ctgb and the pesticides database have been renewed. The Ctgb, the Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety ...

News item | 25-09-2017 | 15:42

New hazard phrase for biocide resistance

The hazard phrase has been changed for disinfectants containing active substances that can lead to resistance (or cross ...

News item | 13-09-2017 | 15:00

European Commission updates low-risk criteria

The European Commission has established new criteria for low-risk substances with the aim of promoting their use. For example, ...

News item | 06-09-2017 | 10:00