New EU rapporteur for mecoprop-P renewal
The European Commission has confirmed that the UK has become the rapporteur member state evaluating the application to renew EU approval of the herbicide, mecoprop-P. The change from Poland was requested by the applicant in agreement with the countries concerned. Mecoprop-P first gained EU re-registration in 2003, supported by task forces led by BASF and Nufarm. Ireland remains as co-rapporteur.