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Information Updates Index for 2011

All updates have been removed since no longer relevant. However, they can still be viewed on the National Archive website page: Information Updates Index 2011.

List of Information Updates for 2011

Information Update 20/2011

Workshop on Official Recognition - Tuesday 6th March 2012

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CRD will be holding a one-day workshop on Official Recognition on Tuesday 6thMarch 2012 at our conference facilities in York. Registration will be from 9:00am. The workshop will start at 9:30am and finish around 4:30pm. The cost of attending will be £350.00 (plus 20% VAT).

Issued: 22/12/2011

Information Update 19/2011

Operator, Bystander and Worker Exposure Assessment Workshop, Tuesday 21st February and Thursday 23rd February, 2012

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CRD will be holding two identical one-day workshops on Operator, Bystander and Worker Exposure assessment. The workshop will be targeted at technical and regulatory staff involved in the production and submission of data to CRD. The workshop will be held at The Chemicals Regulation Directorate in York on Tuesday 21st February and Thursday 23rd February 2012. The cost of attendance will be £350 (plus 20%VAT).

Issued: 07/12/2011

Information Update 18/2011

Workshop on Ecotoxicological Risk Assessment for Plant Protection Products, Tuesday 7th February and Thursday 9th February, 2012

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CRD will be holding two identical one-day workshops which will provide an introduction and overview to key areas of ecotoxicological risk assessments. The workshops will be held at our conference facilities in York. The workshop will start at 9:30 am and finish around 4:30 pm.

Issued: 08/11/2011

Information Update 17/2011

Official Recognition Workshop - Tuesday 6th December, 2011

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We are pleased to announce that we will be holding a one day workshop on Official Recognition. The workshop will be held on Tuesday 6 December 2011, at our conference facilities in York. The workshop will start at 9:30 am and finish around 4:30 pm.

Issued: 20/10/2011

Information Update 16/2011

Technical Equivalence Workshop - Thursday 24th November 2011

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CRD will be holding a new one-day workshop on Technical Equivalence. The aim of the event will be to provide training and updated guidance via a series of presentations and practical sessions on the chemical and toxicological aspects of technical equivalence. The workshop will be held at our site in York on Thursday 24th November, 2011.

Issued: 01/09/2011

Information Update 15/2011

Consumer Risk Assessment Training Day –Thursday 8th December, 2011

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CRD will be holding a one-day workshop on Consumer Risk Assessment. The workshop will be targeted at technical and regulatory staff involved in the production and submission of data to CRD. The workshop will be held in York on Thursday 8 December, 2011.

Issued: 25th August 2011

Information Update 14/2011

Rodent Services East Anglia Fined for Pesticide Offences

At Norwich Magistrates Court on 17th August 2011 Rodent Services East Anglia pleaded guilty to four offences of failing to use a pesticide in accordance with the conditions of the approval and not taking all reasonable precautions in breach of the Food and Environment Protection Act 1985 and The Control of Pesticides Regulations. They were fined a total of £3,350.

Issued: 23rd August 2011

Information Update 13/2011

Re-registration and MAPP number changes

This Information Update was replaced by Update 03/2012.

Issued: 26 July 2011

Information Update 12/2011

Workshop on the Chemistry data requirements for Biocides regulated under Directive 98/8/EC

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We are pleased to announce that we will be holding an additional one-day workshop in Mallard House, York, on Tuesday 1November, 2011 which will provide an introduction and detailed presentation on the key areas of the chemistry risk assessment for Biocides regulated under Directive 98/8/EC.

Issued: 21 July 2011

Information Update 11/2011

One Day Conference on Zonal Applications: State of the Art Guidance on the Process and Submissions

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CRD will be hosting a one-day conference on making zonal applications under Regulation (EC) 1107/2009 at the National Science Learning Centre at the University of York on Thursday 17 November, 2011. The event will provide an update of the latest developments including presentations on planning and submitting applications using the draft registration report format (dRR).

Issued: 30 June 2011

Information Update 10/2011

Workshop on the chemistry data requirements for biocides regulated under directive 98/8/EC - 13th October 2011

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CRD will be holding a one-day workshop which will provide an introduction and detailed presentation on the key areas of the chemistry risk assessment for biocides regulated under Directive 98/8/EC. The workshop will be held at our site in Redgrave Court, Bootle on Thursday 13 October, 2011.

Issued: 28 June 2011

Information Update 09/2011

One day Seminar on MRLs: Current and Future Challenges for Authorisation, Risk Assessment and Risk Management

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CRD will be holding a one-day seminar in York on Thursday 22 September 2011 which will provide an overview of current and future issues relating to residue levels in food. The event will focus on Maximum Residue Levels (MRLs ) and the associated risk assessment and risk management aspects.

Issued: 10 June 2011

Information Update 08/2011

Joint DE - UK proposal for a regulatory definition of an endocrine disruptor in relation to human health

The UK and German regulatory authorities have developed this proposal for the criteria used to identify endocrine disrupters of very high concern concern, which can be regulated within the provisions of the new EU Plant Protection Products (PPP) Regulation (1109/2009), the proposed draft Biocidal Products Regulation and REACH (1907/2006). )

Issued: 18 May 2011

Information Update 07/2011

A Leicestershire farmer and his son fined over £3,000 for Wildlife and Pesticides Offences

On the 21 April 2011 at Market Harborough Magistrates Court following proceedings taken by Leicestershire Police. An East Loughton Farmer was fined £2000 for storing illegal pesticides and a further £1000 for use of a spring trap to kill wild birds. His son was also fined £500 for a related offence.

Issued: 17 May 2011

Information Update 06/2011

CRD Events for 2011/12

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The Chemicals Regulation Directorate (CRD) is pleased to announce the Conference and Events programme for 2011/2012.

Issued: 12 May 2011

Information Update 05/2011

Official Recognition Workshop - Autumn 2011

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CRD intends to hold a one-day workshop on the UK Official Recognition scheme at our York site sometime between November and December 2011. Registrations of interest and suggestions for possible discussion topics are invited by 31 May 2011.

Issued: 10 May 2011

Information Update 04/2011

Consultation on Plant Protection Products Legislation 2011

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Consultation seeking views on two sets of Draft Regulations concerning plant protection products and fees and charges for associated work.

Issued: 01 March 2011

Information Update 03/2011

Update on Nicotine Residues in Wild Mushrooms

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Information Update on residues found above the default MRL set for nicotine in wild mushrooms.

Issued: 17 February 2011

Information Update 02/2011

Workshop on Ecotoxicological Risk Assessment for Plant Protection Products, Tuesday 8th February and Thursday 10th February, 2011

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CRD will be holding two identical one-day workshops which will provide an introduction and overview to key areas of ecotoxicological risk assessments. The workshops will be held at The CRD Office in York on Tuesday 8 February and Thursday 10 February, 2011.

Issued: 11 January 2011

Information Update 01/2011

Operator, Bystander and Worker Exposure Assessment Workshop -Thursday 10th March, 2011

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CRD will be holding a one-day training workshop on Operator, Bystander and Worker Exposure assessment. The workshop will be held at The CRD offices in York on Thursday 10 March, 2011. The cost of attendance will be £350 (plus 20% VAT).

Issued: 06 January 2011

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