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This site will help you identify biocides and work out whether your products are affected by the laws that govern them. It also explains the process of applying for approval.

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Biocides Regulation (EU) 528/2012

Regulation concerning the making available on the market and use of biocidal products was adopted on 22 May 2012.

It will repeal and replace Directive 98/8/EC, and will be applicable as of 1 September 2013.

The Regulation was published link to external website on 27 June 2012.

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