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Information Updates Index for 2005

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Certain Updates have been removed since no longer relevant. However, they can still be viewed on the National Archive website page: Information Updates Index 2005

List of Information Updates for 2005

Information Update 05/2005

Edible Crop Extrapolations under the Long-Term Arrangements for Extension of Use to be transferred to Specific Off Label Approvals

To prevent the Maximum Residues Levels (MRLs) programme closing off a large number of uses granted under the Long Term Arrangements for Extension of Use (LTAEU), they are being converted to formal authorisations. These will be issued by PSD, over the coming months, as Specific Off Label Approvals (SOLAs).

Date issued: 03/11/2005

Information Update 04/2005

Big Fine Imposed for Illegally Importing an Unapproved Pesticide

This Update has been archived

On 6th October 2005 Aylesbury Magistrates found a distributor guilty of illegally importing an unapproved pesticide into the UK. The Court expressed its concern at the large amount of pesticide product that was involved and expressed the view that the distributor should have taken steps to ensure that he knew what the law was before importing pesticide products.

Date issued: 20/10/2005

Information Update 03/2005

Human Health Incidents Survey 2002 - 2004

This Update has been archived

In February this year we requested information on all possible "human health incidents" reported to Approval Holders during 2003 and 2004. This applied to professional as well as home/garden products, and on all actual and potential exposure to pesticides no matter how trivial. Responses were received from all Approval Holders with extant approvals during 2003 and 2004. The results of the Survey are published with this Update.

Date issued: 22/09/2005

Information Update 02/2005

Conference on Re-Registration

This Update has been archived

PSD will be holding a conference on the Re-Registration of Products (following Annex I listing of active substances) on 30th September 2005. This will be of interest to all those preparing and/or submitting applications for Re-registration of Plant Protection Products.

Date issued: 28/07/2005

Information Update 01/2005

Conference on Pesticide Maximum Residue Levels

This Update has been archived

PSD will be holding a conference on Maximum Residue Levels (MRLs) on 30th June 2005, this will be of interest to all those involved in the food industry as well as those involved in registering Plant Protection Products.

Date issued: 04/05/2005

Further information

Updated 2017-02-20