Regulatory Update: 06/2017
Issued: 17th March 2017
Regulation (EU) 2016/1313 amended the conditions for the EU approval of glyphosate. It includes a requirement that Member States ensure that glyphosate products do not contain the co-formulant POE-tallowamine.
There are currently 109 plant protection products which contain glyphosate and POE-tallowamine authorised in the UK.
99 of these product authorisations have the following expiry dates:
A further 10 products currently expire at a later date.
Products lists are linked from "Action Required" section below.
For the remaining 10 products, a Withdrawal Notice has been issued, giving an expiry date of 30 June 2017 for sale and distribution, and 30 June 2018 for disposal storage and use.
If you have any queries concerning the contents of this Regulatory Update, please contact HSE: Link to Contact Details Page