ECJ CLARIFIES RULES ON BIOCIDAL CHEMICAL DISPUTESOctober 2nd, 2021
A European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling has clarified the European Union (EU) biocidal product regulation BPR by stating EU companies may not sell a biocidal product for which another company has secured a BPR registration, if the two products are chemically identical. If there are differences, but the products are similar, an EU national court can decide if the un-authorised product maybe sold, the ECJ has ruled. https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/HTML/?uri=CELEX:62020CJ0029&from=EN
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