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EU states warn of cost faced by biocide SMEs

The forthcoming revision of EU registration rules for biocides will adversely affect small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), warn Czech and Slovak representatives. The two countries expressed concerns ahead of the second reading by EU Ministers of the proposed changes to the EU biocidal products Directive (98/8), which includes non-crop pesticides. A compromise on the proposed revision was reached between member states, the European Parliament and the Commission earlier this year ( Agrow No 637, p 10), and the new rules just require formal approval by the Ministers.


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