• December 26, 2018
  • WTO

Draft EU Commission Regulation on approval of the active substance cyflumetofen

Title of document
Draft Commission Implementing Regulation amending Implementing Regulations (EU) No 22/2013 and (EU) No 540/2011 as regards the conditions of approval of the active substance cyflumetofen

This draft Commission Implementing Regulation provides that the approval of the active substance cyflumetofen is amended as follows: applications of plant protection products containing cyflumetofen, with the exception of applications made on non-soil-bound crops in greenhouses, shall not be carried out from July to September.

Notifying member: European Union


Objective tag
Protection of human health or safety

In order for an active substance to be approved in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 (concerning the placing of plant protection products on the market), it must be demonstrated that the substance is not harmful to human health, animal health or the environment. Criteria are listed in Article 4 of the Regulation (and also detailed in Annex II) which must be met to enable approval.



Agency responsible
European Commission



  • Submission: 13/12/2018
  • Reception: 13/12/2018
  • Distribution: 27/12/2018
  • Final date for comments: 12/02/2019
  • Proposed date of adoption: N/A


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