The EU Commission has published the Ninth Biocidal Products Directive (BPD) Non Inclusion Decision, dated 9 February 2012, in the Official Journal of the European Union. Biocidal products containing the active substances in the list product type, shall no longer be placed on the market with effect from 1 February 2013. Companies must manage the supply of the affected product to ensure there will be none remaining in the EU supply chain by the Non Inclusion date (1 February 2013). Further information is available at the Health & Safety Executive website.
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