AkzoNobel Industrial Chemicals is one of the sustainability leaders in the chemical industry, well placed to support our customers. Our aim is clear – we strive to be recognised as a trusted partner and leader in its practice. Our dedicated Product Stewardship & Regulatory Affairs experts maintain the high quality level of information of the safe use of our products and offer support to answer questions you may have.

Compliance with the European Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR, Regulation (EU) No 528/2012) and Article 95 Listing.

AkzoNobel Industrial Chemicals is marketing products which contain or are precursors of the following biocidal Active Substances:

Product

Biocidal Active Substance

CAS + EC

Supported Product Types (PTs)

Chlorine

Active chlorine released from chlorine (formerly: Chlorine)

CAS: 7782-50-5

EC: 231-959-5

2, 5, 11

Sodium hypochlorite

Active chlorine released from sodium hypochlorite
(formerly: Sodium hypochlorite)

CAS: 7681-52-9

EC: 231-668-3

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 11, 12

Salt

Active chlorine generated from sodium chloride by electrolysis
(formerly: Active Chlorine manufactured by the reaction of hypochlorous acid and sodium hypochlorite produced in situ)

CAS: not allocated

EC: not allocated

1, 2, 3, 4, 5

AkzoNobel Industrial Chemicals is listed as Active Substance and/or Biocidal Product supplier pursuant to Article 95 of the BPR on the so-called Art. 95 list, on behalf of the relevant legal entities of AkzoNobel. For our customers we can provide a ‘statement on delivery’, by which we declare that we are mentioned in the Article 95 list.

The Active Substances Sodium Hypochlorite and Chlorine are approved by the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/1273 and 2017/1275 of 14 July 2017 for Product Type 1-5. The approval for PT 11 and 12 is expected after 2023.

The Active Substance approval for chlorine generated from sodium chloride by electrolysis is expected beginning of 2018.

-       AkzoNobel Industrial Chemicals is a member of the EuroChlor Biocides Registration Group, responsible for the biocides dossier of the Active Substances Chlorine & Sodium Hypochlorite.

Biocidal Products

Following the approval of the Biocidal Active Substances, we will also apply for approval of our products as Biocidal Product:

  • AkzoNobel is also a member of the consortia that are developing Biocidal Product Dossiers for Sodium hypochlorite and Salt.
  • The Biocidal Product Authorization for sodium hypochlorite will be accomplished by end of 2018 for PT 1-5 (PT 11/12 is expected beyond 2023, after the Active Substance approval for these PT’s).
  • The Biocidal Product Authorization for Salt is expected in 2019/2020.

Trusted partner – leader in its practice

Industrial Chemicals is one of the business units of AkzoNobel. As one of the sustainability leaders in the chemical industry, we are well placed to support our customers, and our aim is clear – we strive to be recognised as a trusted partner and leader in its practice. Our dedicated Product Stewardship & Regulatory Affairs experts maintain the high quality level of information of the safe use of our products and offer support to answer questions you may have.

Contact

If you have any questions about the compliance of our products to the Biocides Product Regulation, please contact your regular sales or technical contact at Industrial Chemicals, who will help you with your query.

Last update: September 2017