EU adds hydrochloric acid to list of permitted biocides

The European Commission has published a decision in the Official Journal to add hydrochloric acid as an active substance in Annex I of the biocidal products Directive (BPD) for use in product such as private area and public health area disinfectants from 1 May 2014. Further information is available in the Official Journal at: EU Official Journal

Chemical Watch, 11 May 2012 ;http://chemicalwatch.com ;