Chile | Conditions and requirements for the authorization of natural chemical pesticides
Title of document
Establishes conditions and requirements for the authorization of natural chemical pesticides from natural extracts of low concern of plant, microbial, animal and mineral origin for pest control.
The draft regulations for the authorization of natural chemical pesticides from natural extracts of low concern, specifically establishes the conditions that must be met by the active substance(s) (main substance(s) ) of the extract) and co-formulant(s) present in the final product, to be considered as of low concern, in addition, this regulation describes the specific technical requirements that must be met for the evaluation and authorization of this type of inputs by the Service Agriculture and Livestock. The objective of the measure is to promote the registration of pesticides based on natural extracts of low concern, expediting the obtaining and provision of necessary tools for national agriculture with a greater quantity of products with less risk to both human health ,animal and environmental. On the other hand, this regulation includes the recognition of active substances (main substance of the extract) authorized in the United States or the European Union.
Notifying member: Chile
Protection of animal or plant life or health (TBT); Protection of human health or safety (TBT)