European Union | Draft Commission Implementing Regulation concerning the non-renewal of the approval of the active substance Metiram, in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009
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Draft Commission Implementing Regulation concerning the non-renewal of the approval of the active substance Metiram, in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council, and amending Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 540/2011
This draft Commission Implementing Regulation provides that the approval of the active substance Metiram is not renewed in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. EU member States shall withdraw authorisations for plant protection products containing Metiram as an active substance. The non-renewal of approval is based on the first evaluation of the substance for use as a pesticide active substance in the European Union under Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. The substance was formerly assessed and approved under Directive 91/414/ EEC.This decision only concerns the placing on the market of this substance and plant protection products containing it. Following non-approval and the expiry of all grace periods for stocks of products containing this substance, separate action will likely be taken on MRLs and a separate notification will be made in accordance with SPS procedures.This draft Commission Implementing Regulation was also notified under the TBT Agreement in notice G/TBT/N/EU/996.
Notifying member: European Union
Food safety (SPS); Animal health (SPS); Plant protection (SPS); Protect territory from other damage from pests (SPS)