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Regulatory services from SGS – ensure your product complies with relevant regulations.

Our regulatory services support the global registration of your plant protection products, biocides, bio-stimulants and fertilizers. From data analysis, project planning and study conduct management, to the coordination, compilation and submission of data; our services save you time, and minimize the risk and potential cost of unnecessary delays and omissions.

You can rely on our extensive experience of this complex registration process, plus our expertise in all aspects of data generation, to smooth the process of both submissions and compliance.

Our registration services include:

  • Worldwide team of experts/consultants/scientists:
    • Global coverage
    • Local knowledge
  • Working to relevant Directives and Regulations:
    • Reg. 1107/2009 Placing of plant protection products on the market
    • Reg. 2003/2003 European Fertilizers
    • Dir. 98/8/EC Biocide Products Directive
    • Reg. 528/2012 European Biocides (EU BPR)
    • Reg. 1907/2006 Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)
  • Sectors:
    • Agrochemical
    • Biocides
    • Bio Pesticides
    • REACH
    • Fertilizers
    • Plant and soil conditioners
    • Plant growth regulators
    • Microbials
  • Consultancy:
    • Active substance listing
    • Product registration
    • Multi-company task forces
    • Literature searches
    • Analysis of data sets
    • Data GAP Analysis (DGA)
    • Evaluation of uses
  • Study planning, management and conduct for:
    • Management of regulatory studies
    • Management and coordination of field trials packages
    • European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization (EPPO)
    • The European Commission's Directorate General for Health and Consumer Protection (DG SANCO)
    • Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
    • Harmonized Test Guidelines – Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention(OCSPP)
  • Dossier compilation:
    • Maximum Residue Limit (MRL) and import tolerance dossiers
    • Biological Assessment Dossier (BAD)
    • Draft Registration Report (dRR)
    • Identification of specific national registration requirements
    • Preparation of Country Specific Addenda/Dossiers
    • Joint FAO-WHO Meeting of Pesticide Residues (JMPR) Dossier preparation
    • Submission
  • Risk assessments/environmental modeling
  • Product label preparation
  • Safety Data Sheets (SDS) preparation
  • Environmental Information Sheet (EIS) preparation
  • Certificates and import permits:
    • Certification for organic materials/products
    • Microbes
    • Pathogens
    • Field trial permits
  • A wide range of electronic/software tools including:
    • CADDY –xml
    • IUCLID
    • EPA/ePRIS
    • Eindex

To find out how we can support and help you meet the requirements for registering your plant protection products, contact SGS now.

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