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Information Updates Index for 2009

All updates have been removed since no longer relevant. However, they can still be viewed on the National Archive website page: Information Updates Index 2009.

List of Information Updates for 2009

Information Update 24/2009

Technical Equivalence and Analytical Methods Workshops – 4th and 11th February, 2010

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CRD will be holding two identical one-day workshops on technical equivalence and analytical methods. These will be held at our on-site conference facilities in York on Thursday 4 and Thursday 11 February, 2010.

Issued: 10/12/ 2009

Information Update 23/2009

Consumer Risk Assessment Training - 23rd and 25th February 2010

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This Information Update announces two training days on Consumer Risk Assessment for technical and regulatory staff involved in submitting applications to CRD.

Issued: 08/12/2009

Information Update 22/2009

Batches of ‘Clone’ (M14320) – Information to purchasers and users

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This Information Update announces that AgriGuard Limited, the approval holder of ‘Clone’ (MAPP No’ 14320) has notified the Chemicals Regulation Directorate (CRD) that the formulation of a batch of this product may not be consistent with the approved formulation.

Issued: 29/10/2009

Information Update 21/2009

European Maximum Residue Levels - Impact & benefits for authorisations & trade - Further information

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Further to the the earlier Information Update 17/2009, there are still a number of places remaining at CRD's MRL Seminar. The seminar will provide an update on recent UK and EU developments in MRL (Maximum Residue Level) legislation. The event will be held at The Marriott Hotel, York, on Thursday 3rd December, 2009.

Issued: 27/10/2009

Information Update 20/2009

Fine Imposed For Illegally Selling or Causing and Permitting the Sale of an Unapproved Pesticide Product

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This Information Update gives notice that on 5 October 2009 at Northampton Magistrates Court, following legal proceedings taken by Northamptonshire Trading Standards, Cypress Manufacturing Ltd, Extreme Green International, and Rodney Donmall, (Director of Cypress Manufacturing Ltd) were convicted of offences related to the sale of an unapproved pesticide product.

Issued: 27/10/2009

Information Update 19/2009

Procedures for setting maximum residue levels to cover new authorised EC uses and as a result of import tolerance applications

CRD has produced a flow chart to show the stages and timescales involved in processing standard MRL applications.

Issued: 27/10/2009

Information Update 18/2009

Summary of Responses to the Consultation on the Pesticide Usage Surveys in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

Information Update announcing the publication of a summary of responses to this consultation.

Issued: 08/10/2009

Information Update 17/2009

European Maximum Residue Levels - Impacts and Benefits for Authorisation and Trade - Thursday 3 December 2009

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This Information Update announces a one-day seminar on recent UK and EU developments in MRL (Maximum Residue Level) legislation.

Issued: 06/10/2009

Information Update 16/2009

Revision of the new Application Forms

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This Information Update notes some changes which have been made to the new application forms issued on 20 August. This is to fix a technical problem with the functioning of the forms when being completed electronically.

Issued: 10/09/2009

Information Update 15/2009

Operator, Bystander and Worker Exposure Assessment Workshop - Thursday 15 October 2009

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This Information Update announces the CRD are hosting a one-day workshop on Operator, Bystander and Worker Exposure Assessment.

Issued: 03/09/2009

Information Update 14/2009

Nicotine Residues in Wild Mushrooms: Further Developments

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Information update on nicotine which had been found in dried wild mushrooms at levels exceeding the default Maximum Residue Level (MRL) for pesticides set under EC Regulation 396/2005.

Issued: 01/09/2009

Information Update 13/2009

European Maximum Residue Levels – Impact and benefits for authorisations and trade

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CRD is proposing to host a one day seminar which will provide an update on recent UK and EU developments in MRL legislation.

Issued: 06/08/2009

Information Update 12/2009

Implementing Rules for Import Controls for High Risk Feed and Food of Non-Animal Origin.

An update on the European Commission's proposals for implementing rules under Regulation 882/2004 (official controls for import controls for 'high-risk' feed and food of non-animal origin).x

Issued: 06/08/2009

Information Update 11/2009

One day conference on changes in Plant Protection Product Regulation – Wednesday 30th September 2009

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This Information Update announces the CRD are hosting a one-day conference on the Plant Protection Product Regulations and the Sustainable Use Directive.

Issued:21/07/2009

Information Update 10/2009

Nicotine Residues in Wild Mushrooms

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This Information Update states that Nicotine has been found by the food industry in dried wild mushrooms at levels that exceed the default Maximum Residue Level (MRL) for pesticides set under EC Regulation 396/2005.

Issued: 27/05/2009

Information Update 09/2009

Environmental Fate & Behaviour Workshop Thursday 16th July 2009

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This Information Update announces that a limited number of places are still available for a workshop on the compilation of environmental fate and behaviour submissions on Thursday 16 July 2009.

Issued: 21/05/2009

Information Update 08/2009

Clarification of the latest time of receipt of applications to be considered at the Registration Branch sift.

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This Update announces the Clarification of latest time of receipt of applications to be considered at the Registration Branch sift.

Issued: 14/05/2009

Information Update 07/2009

Implementing Rules for Import Controls for 'High Risk' Feed and Food of Non-Animal Origin

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An Information Update on EC Regulation 882/2004 (implementing rules for import controls for 'high risk' feed and food of non-animal origin). A brief overview is given with links to further information and contact points on the FSA website.

Issued: 07/04/2009

Information Update 06/2009

One day conference on changes in Plant Protection Product Regulation and the Sustainable Use Directive – Wednesday 30 September 2009

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This Information Update announces that the Chemicals Regulation Directorate (CRD) is proposing to host a one-day conference on the new Plant Protection Product Regulation and the Sustainable Use Directive to be held in York on Wednesday 30 September 2009.

Issued: 07/04/2009

Information Update 05/2009

General Registration Procedures Workshop

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This Information Update announces that PSD is proposing to host a one-day General Registration Procedures Workshop in York on 11 June 2009.

Issued: 23/03/2009

Information Update 04/2009

Biological Assessment Dossier Training Workshop – Wednesday 6th May 2009

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This Information Update announces that PSD will be holding a Biological Assessment Dossier workshop at our conference facilities in York on Wednesday 6 May 2009.

Issued: 03/03/2009

Information Update 03/2009

Batches of Charger – Information to purchasers and users

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PSD has sampled and analysed material described and labelled as Charger MAPP No 14107. The results show that the composition is not that of the approved product. No approval has been given to a product named Charger with the composition found by this analysis.

Issued: 29/01/2009

Information Update 02/2009

Technical Equivalence and Analytical Methods Workshop – Thursday 5th March, 2009

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This Information Update announces that PSD will be holding another one-day workshop on Technical Equivalence and Analytical Methods. This will be held at our new conference facilities on our site in York on Thursday 5 of March 2009. The day will start at 9.30 am and finish at around 4.30 pm. The cost per delegate for the training day will be £350.

Issued: 27/01/2009

Information Update 01/2009

Seminar on the Environmental Risk Assessment of Pesticides (SERAP) – Thursday 26th March 2009

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This Update announces that PSD will be holding a one day seminar which will provide an update on recent UK and EU developments on Environmental Fate & Behaviour and Ecotoxicological Risk Assessment of Pesticides. The event will be held in York on Thursday 26 March, 2009. The full one-day event will be aimed at registration specialists involved in the preparation and submission of applications to PSD and the EU.

Issued: 08/01/2009

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