Reminder – upcoming GB active substance renewal submission deadlines

2022-09-08

Apply for active substance renewal by the deadlines to keep products on the GB market

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:

  • 3-phenoxybenzyl(1R,3R)-2,2-dimethyl- 3-(2-methylprop-1- enyl)cyclopropanecarboxylate (1R-trans-Phenothrin) CAS 26046-85-5 EC 247-431-2 in product type 18

28 February 2024

  • bis(N-cyclohexyl-diazenium-dioxy)-copper (Cu-HDO) CAS 312600-89-8 EC n/a in product type 8

28 February 2024

  • Iodine (CAS 7553-56-2 EC 231-442-4) in product types 1, 3, 4 and 22

28 February 2024

  • Isopropyl-(2E,4E,7S)-11-methoxy-3,7,11-trimethyl-2,4-dodeca-dienoate (S-methoprene) CAS 65733-16-6 EC n/a in product type 18

28 February 2024

  • n-Decanoic acid (Decanoic acid) CAS 334-48-5 EC 206-376-4 in product types 4, 18 and 19

28 February 2024

  • n-Octanoic acid (Octanoic acid) CAS 124-07-2 EC 204-677-5 in product types 4 and 18

28 February 2024

  • Polyvinylpyrrolidone iodine CAS 25655-41-8 EC n/a in product types 1, 3, 4 and 22

28 February 2024

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.

Read More

HSE.gov.uk, 08-09-2022
; https://www.hse.gov.uk/biocides/uk-article-95-list.htm