EuroBiocide IV

Biocidal Products Regulation (EU) No 528/2012
Background Products with active substances already in the union list of approved active substances according to art. 9 al. 2 BPR should have an authorization or an application should be applied for. Common strategies to avoid applying for authorisation are to add into the product an active substance which is not yet in the union list or just to do nothing and go on selling the product. Targets The internet trade shall be monitored for such products. The report has to show the number of illicit products, the number of products with addition of another active substance and the number of products with authorization (per substance and or PT). Focus is on the following PT: PT8, PT14, PT18