2013.- Success of the Biocides days


Manufacturers, distributors, applicators and Public Administration were able to see first-hand the requirements of the Regulation that enters into force on September 1, 2013, sharing with all the agents the situation facing the sector.

• The Conferences were held on April 29 in Seville, May 2 in Granada and May 8 in Malaga.
The technical seminars “Regulation (EU) 528/2012 of marketing and use of biocides”, organized by Fumi-Hogar, counted with the invaluable collaboration of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare whose technicians gave the presentation presenting the novelties of the Regulation and participated very active in the round table.


The presence of ANECPLA in the conference, represented by Mrs. Milagros Fernández de Lezeta (General Director) in the inaugural session and by associated companies in the rest of the days, provided the important vision of the applicators in the implementation of this regulation.

News of Regulation (EU) No. 528/2012

The most important new features of the Regulation were presented, such as the approval process for active substances, the authorization of biocidal products, or the “sustainable use of biocides”.

The authorization of biocidal products, presents as highlights the appearance of “mutual recognition” as a figure to extend a national or other countries registration or European authorization, valid for all member states.

Real examples of compliance with regulations

The company Fumi-Hogar, in its commitment to quality and commitment to all agents in the sector, presented the improvement process that is being carried out to offer a range of unique products adapted to the Regulation and the specific needs of the applicators in the new frame that arises.