Notification Detail

 Draft Commission Delegated Regulation setting out scientific criteria for the determination of endocrine-disrupting properties pursuant to Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 (4 pages + Annex 4 pages, in English)
Reference: G/TBT/N/EU/384

Date of arrival: 2016 June 23     -     Final date for comments: 2016 August 31

Description

 This draft Commission Regulation sets the specific scientific criteria in relation to the endocrine disrupting properties for the approval of the active substances for use in biocidal products in accordance with Regulation (EU) No 528/2012. The criteria are based on the definition of endocrine disruptors published in 2002 by the World Health Organisation (WHO) through its International Programme for Chemical Safety (WHO/IPCS). The draft regulation was preceded by an impact assessment and a public consultation. In accordance with Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 if an active substance is found to be an endocrine disruptor according to the criteria set in this draft regulation, it shall not be approved for use in biocidal products or treated articles unless the conditions in Article 5(2) are met.

Objectives

Protection of Animal or Plant Life or Health
Protection of Human Health or Safety
Protection of Environment

Fields of Activity

Products of the chemical industry

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Draft Text 1 is available for download in the following languages:
 
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Final Text 1
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Comments, answers or reactions

Comment  - Chile - (29 August 2016)    ES
Comment  - India - (30 August 2016)    EN
Comment  - United States - (31 August 2016)    EN
Comment  - Canada - (31 August 2016)    EN
Comment  - Chile - (31 August 2016)    ES
Comment  - Argentina - (31 August 2016)    ES
Comment  - United States - (31 August 2016)    EN
Comment  - Chile - (01 September 2016)    ES
Answer  - European Union - (22 February 2017)    EN
Answer  - European Union - (22 February 2017)    EN
Answer  - European Union - (22 February 2017)    EN
Answer  - European Union - (22 February 2017)    EN
Answer  - European Union - (22 February 2017)    EN