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Regulatory Update Index 2013

List of Regulatory Updates for 2013

All updates have been removed. However, they can still be viewed on the National Archive website page: 2013 Regulatory Updates index on NA.

Regulatory Update 22/2013

The CLP Regulation (EC Regulation 1272/2008)- new precautionary (P) statement P501 and further guidance for notifying changes for CHIP and CLP Classification and Labelling

Regulatory Update providing additional information regarding CLP.

Issued: 20 December 2013

Regulatory Update 21/2013

UK Efficacy Requirements for Molluscicide Pellet Products: Addressing the new methodology relating to pellet quality for existing products

This Regulatory Update gives details of revised UK assessment methods relating to various aspects of pellet quality and how these will be applied to existing and future new products in the UK

Issued: 18 December 2013

Regulatory Update 20/2013

Non-formal consultation on proposals for parallel trade plant protection products

This Regulatory Update provides information about a non-formal consultation on proposed changes to procedures for parallel trade plant protection products.

Issued: 28 November 2013

Regulatory Update 19/2013

Amateur Products - Change of Disposal Safety Phrase

This Regulatory Update provides information about a change to disposal phrases for amateur ready-to-use plant protection products.

Issued: 12 November 2013

Regulatory Update 18/2013

Non-formal Consultation on Proposals for Comparative Assessment and Substitution

CRD is seeking views on proposals for comparative assessment and substitution. Stakeholders comments and ideas are welcome.

Issued: 25 October 2013

Regulatory Update 17/2013

Active Substance Approvals and Re-registration Requirements: October 2013

This Regulatory Update announces the re-registration requirements following further Active Substance approval decisions under (EC) 1107/2009.

Issued: 15 October 2013

Regulatory Update 16/2013

Non-formal consultation on proposals for authorising use of low-drift nozzles with horizontal boom sprayers

Regulatory update announcing the non-formal consultation on proposals for authorising use of low-drift nozzles with horizontal boom sprayers

Issued: 10 September 2013

Regulatory Update 15/2013

Zonal Harmonisation: Birds and Mammals Risk Assessment

Under this interim scheme for minor crops, which forms part of a wider programme of measures to secure early benefits from zonal harmonisation, relevant applications will not be subject to a review of the bird and mammal risk assessment. While there is some way to go before a fully harmonised approach to bird and mammal risk assessment and risk mitigation and associated management is agreed, this scheme is an interim measure until greater harmonisation is achieved.

Issued: 22nd August 2013

Regulatory Update 14/2013

CRD's Zonal Harmonisation Programme

This Update gives information about a programme of work targeting particular issues related to Zonal Harmonisation. Some of the individual projects in the programme aim to secure early harmonisation whilst others are interim measures.

Issued: 19 August 2013

Regulatory Update 13/2013

Annual Questionnaire on The Possible Effects Of Pesticides On Human Health

This regulatory update requires Authorisation Holders of all products authorised for sale/use in the UK during 2012 to provide the Chemicals Regulation Directorate of the Health and Safety Executive with details of all human health related reports or enquiries involving their products, which were received from users or any other source, during last year

Issued: 29 July 2013

Regulatory Update 12/2013

Active substance approvals and re-registration requirements: July 2013

This Regulatory Update announces the re-registration requirements following further Active Substance approval decisions under (EC) 1107/2009.

Issued: 26 July 2013

Regulatory Update 11/2013

Biopesticides Scheme Review - Conclusions

CRD has concluded a review of its biopesticides scheme and related issues based on a report produced by ADAS and will be introducing a package of measures to strengthen support for biopesticides.

Issued: 23 July 2013

Regulatory Update 10/2013

Re-registration and MAPP number changes

This Regulatory Update gives details of a revised policy on issue of new MAPP numbers at Re-Registration.

Issued: 4 July 2013

Regulatory Update 09/2013

Active substance approvals and re-registration requirements: May 2013

This Update announces the re-registration requirements following further Active Substance approval decisions under (EC) 1107/2009.

Issued: 5th June 2013

Regulatory Update 08/2013

Notification of additional active substances prohibited under the Long Term Arrangements for Extension of Use (non edible crops) : May 2013.

This Regulatory Update advises of additional active substances excluded from the Long Term Arrangements for Extension of Use LTAEU.

Issued: 23rd May 2013

Regulatory Update 07/2013

Active substance approvals and re-registration requirements: March 2013

This Regulatory Update announces the re-registration requirements following further Active Substance approval decisions under (EC) 1107/2009.

Issued: 27 March 2013

Regulatory Update 06/2013

Revocation of Chikita (MAPP 14675)

This Update gives details of the immediate withdrawal of the Parallel Permit for the use of Chikita (MAPP 14675).

Issued: 8 March 2013

Regulatory Update 05/2013

Active substance approvals and re-registration requirements: February 2013

This Regulatory Update announces the re-registration requirements following further Active Substance approval decisions under (EC) 1107/2009.

Issued: 28 February 2013

Regulatory Update 04/2013

Performance measures for plant protection product applications - revised processing timelines

This Regulatory Update describes the new processing timelines that will apply to plant protection product authorisation work, as part of a CRD initiative to improve performance reporting across CRD.

Issued: 13 February 2013

Regulatory Update 03/2013

Implementation of the “CLP Regulation”

This Regulatory Update provides advice on how to implement the requirements of the EC Regulation on Classification, Labelling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures (known as the CLP Regulation - EC 1272/2008) for plant protection products (PPPs). In the UK the CLP Regulation is replacing the Chemicals (Hazard Information and Packaging for Supply) Regulations (CHIP).

Issued: 21 January 2013

Regulatory Update 02/2013

New active substance applications under Regulation 1107/2009 – CRD launches an optional 'phased submission' process

This Regulatory Update advises potential applicants, wishing to apply for first approval of a new active substance under Regulation 1107/2009, of the establishment of a new ‘phased submission’ process.

Issued: 16 January 2013

Regulatory Update 01/2013

Active substance approvals and re-registration requirements: November 2012

This Regulatory Update announces the re-registration requirements following further Active Substance approval decisions under (EC) 1107/2009.

Issued: 03 January 2013

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Updated 2017-02-01