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Document ID (ISN)76841
CIS number 01-721
ISBN(s) 0-7176-1736-X
Year 2001
Convention or series no. HSG 198
Health and Safety Executive
Title The transitional arrangements for Biocidal Products Regulations - A guide for importers and suppliers of biocides
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, May 2001. iv, 20p. Illus. Price: GBP 3.50.
Abstract Aimed at importers and suppliers of biocides, this booklet highlights the main provisions of the current regulatory framework applicable in the United Kingdom. It gives a brief introduction to the Biocidal Products Regulations (BPR) and uses diagrams and flow charts to illustrate the steps involved in the authorization and product registration processes relating to biocides. Answers to frequently-asked questions on data protection, fees levied, provision of information, enforcement and labelling are also included. See CIS 01-722 and CIS 01-723.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; legal aspects; training material; responsibilities; biocides
Descriptors (secondary) labelling; training manuals; comment on law; licensing new products; enforcement; approval
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) OSH training