Preparing to apply for authorisation of quat-based disinfectants in the EU – what to consider and when to start

Date: 19 January 2022

Time: 08:00 PST | 11:00 EST | 16:00 GMT

Join TSG Consulting’s latest webinar on applying for authorisation of quat-based disinfectants in the EU. Delivered by Séverine Macke and Samantha Walker, US-based companies will gain an insight into the planning and testing required.

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Some quaternary ammonium compounds are currently making their way through the EU Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR) review programme. Deadlines to submit authorisation dossiers for antimicrobials based on DDAC and/or ADBAC/BKC (C12-C16) are November 2022 and potentially December 2023 depending on the use.

If you’re a US manufacturer wanting your quat-based products to remain on the EU market, or are planning to launch new ones, it is important to determine the critical product claims and uses, as well as identify the data needed to support such claims. Data requirements in EU are different to those under FIFRA and FDA.

Attend TSG’s webinar to gain an understanding of quat-based disinfectant product authorisation under EU BPR, the strategic decisions that need to be taken, and their timing.

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Topics covered

  • A brief introduction to EU BPR
  • Timings for the application and the key first steps
  • What to consider when deriving a data generation strategy

From this webinar you will

  • Gain an understanding of the major differences between EU BPR and US regulations in terms of allowed claims and standards
  • Understand the priorities and potential pitfalls
  • Participate in a Q&A session

Who should attend?

  • Persons responsible for disinfectant product stewardship and regulatory affairs

Meet the presenters

Séverine Macke is a Senior Biocides Consultant with extensive experience in the regulatory affairs industry. Séverine was a Technical Manager for 15 years working for Breyner (France), a manufacturer of bio-active treatments for textiles. Séverine has a broad knowledge of national registration of biocides in the EU and beyond.

Samantha Walker is a Senior Biocides Consultant. Sam previously worked at SC Johnsons’ global regulatory team where her expert focus was on the environmental risk assessment of chemicals and biocides. She also brings extensive experience in REACH, CLP and BPR. Sam has a degree in Microbiology and Biochemistry and a PhD in Environmental Science from the University of Westminster. She also holds an AGILE PM Practitioner certification.

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