Biodegradability of wipes in Belgium

Attention: Recently we were surprised by a Belgian piece of legislation concerning the biodegradability of impregnated wipes – Koninklijk besluit van 18 September 2015. This law describes that only wipes made of fiber material biodegradable according to OECD 301B and OECD 311 can be used for applications at which the wipe is flushed in the Read more about Biodegradability of wipes in Belgium[…]

Labelling of Treated articles – Biocide Regulation (EU)528/2012

A chemical product containing a preservative is a treated article according to the definition of the Biocide Regulation. According to article 58 of the Biocide Regulation EU 528/2012 the label of a treated article shall provide the following information: (a) a statement that the treated article incorporates biocidal products (the preservative); (b) the name of Read more about Labelling of Treated articles – Biocide Regulation (EU)528/2012[…]