Vietnam Updates the List of Banned and Restricted Active Ingredients in Insecticide and Disinfectant

2020-04-10

The List of active ingredients banned from use and restricted in the scope of use in household and public health insecticides and disinfectants is promulgated in the draft Circular.

The draft Circular is scheduled for adoption in June and will finally enter into effect on August 1, 2020, and replace the previous Circular No.47/2017/TT-BYT immediately.

On March 19, 2020, the World Trade Organization (WTO) issued a Notification [1] to solicit comments from members on Vietnam’s draft Circular [2] which promulgated the List of active ingredients banned from use and restricting the scope of insecticide and disinfectant registration for household and medical use. According to the Notification, the consultation will last for 60 days, and the draft Circular is scheduled for adoption in June and will finally enter in force on August 1.

Chemlinked, 10 April 2020
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