Reminder – upcoming GB active substance renewal submission deadlines. Apply for active substance renewal by the deadlines to keep products on the GB market

2022-01-22

Under the GB BPR, active substance approvals will expire unless a renewal application is submitted at least 550 days before their expiry date.

 

The 550-day deadlines are coming up for the following active substance/product type combinations under GB BPR:

2,2-dimethyl-1,3-benzodioxol-4-yl methylcarbamate (Bendiocarb) (CAS 22781-23-3 EC 245-216-8) in product type 18 30 July 2022

Copper (II) hydroxide (CAS 20427-59-2 EC 243-815-9) in product type 8 30 July 2022

Copper (II) oxide (CAS 1317-38-0 EC 215-269-1) in product type 8 30 July 2022

Copper (II) carbonate – copper (II) hydroxide (1:1) (Basic Copper carbonate) (CAS 12069-69-1 EC 235-113-6) in product type 8  30 July 2022

1-(4-chlorophenyl)-3-(2,6-difluorobenzoyl)urea (Diflubenzuron) (CAS 35367-38-5 EC 252-529-3) in product type 18 31 July 2023

4-phenoxyphenyl (RS)-2-(2-pyridyloxy)propyl ether (Pyriproxyfen) (CAS 95737-68-1 EC 429-800-1) in product type 18 31 July 2023

Alkyl (C12-16) dimethylbenzyl ammonium chloride (ADBAC/BKC (C12-16)) (CAS 68424-85-1 EC 270-325-2) in product type 8 31 July 2023

Didecyldimethylammonium chloride (DDAC) (CAS 7173-51-5 EC 230-525-2) in product type 8  31 July 2023

Formaldehyde (CAS 50-00-0 EC 200-001-8) in product types 2 and 3 31 July 2023

Powdered corn cob (CAS n/a EC n/a) in product type 14 31 July 2023

Thiamethoxam (CAS 153719-23-4 EC 428-650-4) in product type 18 31 July 2023

Any person, company or taskforce/consortium can support an active substance/product type combination for renewal – it doesn’t have to be the original supporter.

 

Check the GB Article 95 List to see who the original supporters were.

 

If a renewal application is not submitted for the above active substance/product type combinations under GB BPR, the approvals will expire. This means the active substances can no longer be used in biocidal products of the relevant product types in Great Britain.

 

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HSE, 22 January 2022
; https://www.hse.gov.uk/