Manufacturing or importing biocides is regulated in the EU by Biocidal Products Regulation. According to the Regulation biocidal products need to be authorised. Biocidal products contain biocidal active substances that are used to destroy or inactivate harmful organisms e.g. viruses, molds, bacteria, insects, ticks and rodents.
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