Biocides

Non-inclusion decisions

In accordance with article 4(2) of Regulation 2032/2003, biocidal products containing active substances for which a non-inclusion decision was taken shall be removed from the market within 12 months of the entering into force of such decision; unless otherwise stipulated in that non-inclusion decision.

A consolidated list of existing active substances for which a decision of non-inclusion into Annex I or IA of Directive 98/8/EC has been adopted is available here.

This list also contains the dates by which products containing these active substances shall no longer be placed on the market for the relevant product-types.