On June 29th, 2021 the Work Programme for BPC 2021-2022 for active substance approvals has been updated.This document lists the active substance product type (PT) combinations for which the Biocidal Product Committee has to take a decision.
Regarding to the UK-REACH Regulation, which entered in force on January 1, 2021, we point out that from July 22, 2021 it will be possible to register new substances through the HSE agency.
On July 8th, 2021, the Candidate List of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) for inclusion in authorisation (Annex XIV) was published on ECHA’s website. Now, with the introduction of eight new substances, the so-called “Candidate List” has 219 entries.
On the 25th of November 2020 the European Commission has approved the active substance-product types (PT’s) combinations Formaldehyde PT2, PT3 and has published the implementing regulation identifying as the approval deadline the 1st of February 2022.
If you plan to import a substance already registered under EU REACH (NRES) into the UK, the HSE could approve the application of a transitional period in order to allow the registrant to participate in the Joint Submission together with other registrants of the same substance.
On April 26th, 2021, ECHA announced that all UK-based registration transfers have been completed and successfully transferred to companies in the EU, EEA or Northern Ireland.
The “Announcement on Issuing the “Regulations on the Administration of the Registration and Filing of New Cosmetic Materials” (No. 31 of 2021)” and “Regarding the Administration of the “Regulations on the Administration of the Registration and Filing of Cosmetics” Announcement (No. 32 of 2021)” have been announced on March 4th to further regulate and guide the registration and filing of new cosmetic raw materials and cosmetics. The two major management regulations will be officially implemented on May 1st, 2021.
Enforcement Forum agrees on scope of checks for consumer biocide products in 2022
TEAM mastery and Centro Reach have initiated the technical consultations with companies in order to set up a TASK FORCE and submit the biocidal product family dossiers based on Quaternary ammonium salts according to Regulation (EU) No 528/2012
On October 2020, the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed assessed the approval of Allium cepa L. bulb extract as a basic substance.