556. Enforcement in relation to biocidal products.

556.     Enforcement in relation to biocidal products.

In relation to biocidal products1, the information required by Biocides Regulation2 to be shown on the label of a biocidal product must be in English, whether or not it is also in another language3.

A person must not place on the market a biocidal product containing an essential use active substance4 without an authorisation under these provisions5. Where a person submits an application to the competent authority for the authorisation of a biocidal product, the competent authority may authorise the placing on the market of that product6. The competent authority may