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More changes put forward for EU biocide rules

The lengthy debate on updating EU biocide registration rules looks set to continue following the submission of further amendments by the European Parliament’s Environment Committee. The Committee’s rapporteur, MEP Christa Klass, describes the proposed text agreed by EU Ministers in June ( Agrow No 619, p 9) as “in considerable need of improvement”. Suggested changes include tightening controls on the use of hazardous active ingredients, but also setting deadlines for the European Commission to clarify criteria for hazards, such as endocrine disruption.



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