Aug. 19, 2014
When preparing the first EU list of biocidal ais and suppliers (the Article 95 list), the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has formally agreed with the European Commission that non-EU companies participating to review all existing biocidal ais on the EU market will be listed next to their EU representative. The same will apply for non-EU companies who have supported a new ais.
All non-EU manufacturers will from now on have the possibility to appoint an EU representative for the purposes of the Article 95 list.
From 1 September 2015, a biocidal product cannot be placed on the EU market if the substance supplier or product supplier is not included in the list for the product type