Agricultural pesticides and biocides

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This OECD Best Practices Guidance addresses compliance and enforcement issues as they relate to the various stages of the pesticide life-cycle. It is targeted primarily at pesticide regulators, but may also interest policy makers as well as regulated parties (i.e. pesticide industry).
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With the goal of harmonizing the calculation of Maximum Residue Limits across the OECD, we have developed an MRL Calculator. It is made up of an Excel spreadsheet that simple to use without requiring extensive statistical knowledge from the user.
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The OECD has agreed guidance concerning two formats to be used during the registration process. The formats do not require OECD countries to make the same regulatory decisions. Rather their purpose is to facilitate registration by minimising duplication of effort for both industry and governments.
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agriculture pesticides:

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biocides:

‌‌‌‌Objectives, Outcomes and Benefits of the Pesticides Programme

 

 

 

 

A global approach to the Regulation of Agricultural Pesticides – A Vision for the Future

                                                                                          

Biocides represent a range of products that help destroy and control viruses, bacteria, algae etc. such as disinfectants, wood preservatives and rodenticides. The OECD Biocide Programme aims to attain a harmonised approach in the regulation of biocides. 
OECD Strategic Approach to Pesticide Risk Reduction

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