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Information Updates Index for 2012

All updates have been removed since no longer relevant. However, they can still be viewed on the National Archive website page: Information Updates 2012.

List of Information Updates for 2012

Information Update 22/2012

Report From The Bystanders Risk Assessment Working Group Published

This update announces the publication of a report from the Bystanders Risk Assessment Working Group of the ACP and The COT on The ACP and COT websites.

Issued: 14 December 2012

Information Update 21/2012

Consumer Risk Assessment Workshop: 24th January 2013

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The Chemicals Regulation Directorate are pleased to announce that we will be holding a one day Consumer Risk Assessment workshop. This event will be held on Thursday 24th January 2013 and will take place at our conference facilities in Mallard House, York. Registration will be from 9.00am and the workshop itself will start at 9:30 am and finish around 4.30pm. The cost of attending the workshop will be £380.00 (+20% VAT) per delegate.

Issued: 15 November 2012

Information Update 20/2012

New draft guidance on Time Dependent Soil Adsorption of Pesticides

Following Defra-sponsored research and development work, CRD have recently submitted a draft guidance document on generation and use of aged soil adsorption parameters for pesticides for scrutiny by the PPR Panel of EFSA . For the sake of transparency and information purposes, CRD has placed this draft guidance on the CRD website.

Issued: 9 November 2012

Information Update 19/2012

Efficacy Under 1107/2009: A UK View of Current Developments and Experiences

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CRD will be hosting a conference on 6 February 2013 at York University on Efficacy under (EC)1107/2009.

Issued: 24 October 2012

Information Update 18/2012

Adoption of EU guidelines concerning the presence of benzalkonium chloride (BAC) in or on food and feed - UPDATE

Guidelines issued in July 2012 regarding Benazalkonium Chloride (BAC) in food and feed have been updated.

Issued: 19 October 2012

Information Update 17/2012

Adoption of EU guidelines concerning the presence of didecyl dimethyl ammonium chloride (DDAC) in or on food and feed - UPDATE

Guidelines issued in July 2012 regarding didecyl dimethyl ammonium chloride (DDAC) in food and feed have been updated.

Issued: 19 October 2012

Information Update 16/2012

Two Day Workshop on Ecotoxicological Risk Assessment for Plant Protection Products

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CRD will be holding a two-day workshop on the 12th and 13th of December, providing an introduction and overview of ecotoxicological risk assessment along with some more in-depth discussion and exercises. The event will be designed for registration specialists involved in the preparation and submission of Plant Protection Products dossiers to CRD.

Issued: 04 October 2012

Information Update 15/2012

Seminar on Product Authorisation under the Biocidal Products Directive (BPD) 98-8-EC - November 2012

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CRD will be holding a one-day seminar in Bootle on 29 November 2012 providing an overview of the Biocidal Product Authorisation Registration Process under the Biocidal Products Directive (98/8/EC).

Issued: 15 August 2012

Information Update 14/2012

Consultation on the UK National Action Plan for pesticides

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This Update is to publicise a consultation which Defra issued on 30 July. The consultation seeks views on the draft UK National Action plan for pesticides required under the EU directive on the sustainable use of pesticides.

Issued: 31 July 2012

Information Update 13/2012

Adoption of EU guidelines concerning the presence of benzalkonium chloride (BAC) in or on food and feed

Details of a new temporary guideline MRL for BAC.

Issued: 27 July 2012

Information Update 12/2012

Adoption of EU guidelines concerning the presence of didecyl dimethyl ammonium chloride (DDAC) in or on food and feed

Details of a new temporary guideline MRL for DDAC.

Issued: 20 July 2012

Information Update 11/2012

Information Update - Revised Dermal Absorption Guidance For Plant Protection Products Workshops - October 2012

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CRD will be holding two, identical, one-day workshops in York on 9th and 11th October, 2012 which will provide an introduction to and detailed presentations on, the revised dermal absorption guidance for pesticides as regulated under Regulation 1107/2009.

Issued: 16 July 2012

Information Update 10/2012

Technical Fate and Behaviour Assessment of Plant Protection Products Workshops - September 2012

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CRD will be holding two one-day workshops on technical aspects of the environmental fate and behaviour assessments of plant protection products in York on Tuesday 18th September and Thursday 20th September 2012.

Issued: 27 June 2012

Information Update 09/2012

Reminder of Forthcoming Seminar on the Physical Chemical Properties Of Plant Protection Products Thursday 5th July 2012

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Further to the earlier Information Update (07/2012) - there are still a number of places remaining for this Seminar.

Issued: 18 May 2012

Information Update 08/2012

Safety warning issued over pesticide storage offence in West Norfolk

Information Update regarding a press release issued by HSE.

Issued: 01 May 2012

Information Update 07/2012

Seminar on the Physical Chemical Properties Of Plant Protection Products Thursday 5th July 2012

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CRD will be holding a one-day seminar in York on 5 July 2012 providing an update to the key areas of the chemistry risk assessment for active substances and Plant Protection Products.

Issued: 30/03/2012

Information Update 06/2012

CRD Conference and Events Programme 2012-13

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CRD is pleased to announce its conference and events programme for 2012/2013.

Issued: 29/03/2012

Information Update 05/2012

Consumer Risk Assessment Training Day –Thursday 1st March 2012

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Further to the earlier Information Update 01/2012, there are still a number of places remaining at CRD's Consumer Risk Assessment Training Day in York on Thurs 1st March. The workshop will be targeted at technical and regulatory staff involved in the production and submission of data to CRD

Issued: 26/01/2012

Information Update 04/2012

Court fines farmer £7,000 for storage of illegal pesticides

Cumbrian farmer fined for pesticide storage offences

Issued: 12/01/2012

Information Update 03/2012

Re-registration and MAPP number changes

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This Information Update provides information about the change of policy not to automatically issue new MAPP numbers at re-registration

Issued: 11/01/2012

Information Update 02/2012

UK General Registration Procedures Workshop: 13th & 15th March 2012

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CRD will be holding two identical one-day workshops in York on Tuesday 13th and Thursday 15th March 2012 providing a general introduction to UK Registration Procedures for Plant Protection Products in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. The workshops will be targeted towards those new to pesticide regulation including small businesses

Issued: 06/01/2012

Information Update 01/2012

Consumer Risk Assessment Training Day –Thursday 1st March 2012

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CRD will be holding a one-day workshop on Consumer Risk Assessment in York on Thursday 1st March, 2012. The workshop will be targeted at technical and regulatory staff involved in the production and submission of data to CRD

Issued: 06/01/2012

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