Crop protection for the industry

Information about plant protection products, the authorisation procedure and data requirements

Crop protection for users

General information about plant protection products for professional users and gardeners

Fertilizers

More information about the use and the authorization of fertilizers, soil improving agents and sludge

News

19/12/2018

As of 2019, Belgium will be the first European member state to evaluate the new data requirements for bees according to the EFSA Guidance document. No agreement is reached on European level to take into account the since 2016 additionally required studies, which is why Belgium decided to take the lead.

18/05/2018

The recently published studies that suppose to demonstrate that glyphosate is causing health issues in doses that are considered safe do not contain worrying information. Possible effects on DNA were not even examined at all.