Approval and regulation
Before being marketed, all phytopharmaceutical products must be assessed by the relevant authorities in the countries concerned.
An European directive sets out the conditions than an active substance or phytopharmaceutical product must satisfy in order to be approved.
Arysta LifeScience Benelux registration department is responsible for collating studies into a dossier for assessment by the relevant authorities. The sections of the dossier that concern the physical and chemical properties of the product and analysis methods are mainly the responsibility of the laboratory. A significant portion of the dossier is also dedicated to the human health risk assessment.
The role of "Projects and risk management" team is to register new products and renew existing crop protection product registrations, in line with the provisions of the new regulatory framework (1107/2009).