Plant protection products, biocidal products and timber treated with wood preservatives.
The Swedish Chemicals Agency's regulations on pesticides
The proposal contains provisions on plant protection products, biocidal products and timber treated with wood preservatives. The proposal does not include any new regulations. The provisions complement EU regulations governing such products. The requirements for submitting quantity data on pesticides to the Swedish Chemicals Agency also derive from requirements in an EU regulation.
The provisions complement the following EU regulations. Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 October 2009 on the placing of plant protection products on the market and repealing Council Directive 79/117/EEC and 91/414/EEC, and Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 May 2012 concerning the making available on the market and use of biocidal products