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Document ID (ISN)76843
CIS number 01-723
ISBN(s) 0-7176-1822-6
Year 2001
Convention or series no. HSG 208
Health and Safety Executive
Title A guide to the Biocidal Products Regulations for importers and suppliers of biocides
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, May 2001. vi, 70p. Illus. 22 ref. Price: GBP 11.00.
Abstract Aimed at importers and suppliers of biocides, this guidance details the provisions of the Biocidal Products Regulations (BPR), which implement the Biocidal Product Directive 98/8/EC (BPD) in the United Kingdom. Contents include: overview of the Regulations; provisions applicable to suppliers and importers of active substances; provisions applicable to suppliers and importers of biocidal products; provisions applicable to biocide research and development; access to information; responsibilities of HSE as the competent supervisory authority. See also CIS 01-721 and CIS 01-722.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; legal aspects; training material; responsibilities; biocides
Descriptors (secondary) public OSH institutions; labelling; training manuals; comment on law; approval; licensing new products; enforcement; research
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