November 29th, 2017: Geraniol Biocide Vegetal and Pur available
TERPENETECH BIOCIDE ACTIVE SUBSTANCE IDENTIFIED SUPPLIER
Since December 1, 2015 TerpeneTech Ltd has received official notification from ECHA (European Chemical Agency). This notification has approved TerpeneTech’s submission for inclusion in the List of Active Substances and Suppliers (Article 95 list) UNDER ARTICLE 95(1) REGULATION (EU) No 528/2012:
- Active substance: Geraniol (geraniol / (E) 3,7-dimethyl-2,6 octadien-1-ol / 106- 24-1), EC No: 203-377-1, CAS No: 106-24-1
- Product type (PT):
- PT 18 (Insecticides, acaricides and products to control other arthropods),
- PT 19 (Repellents and attractants)
TERPENETECH GERANIOL GRADES
Geraniol is a molecule mainly contained in the essential oils of lemongrass and Palmarosa. It is also found in other plants such as thyme and pine.
Geraniol is naturally present in these plants to help protect them against insects.
Today Geraniol is used in all areas of chemistry. It can be found in perfumes, cosmetics, plant protection and Biocide markets.
Since the late 1990s, the European Union in accordance with member states has transferred responsibility for evaluating chemicals to the private sector.
In the frame of the Biocide Directive, TerpeneTech has constituted an independent evaluation dossier for the use of Geraniol as a biocidal active ingredient Insecticide and repellent.
TerpeneTech is now listed in the article 95 list of identified Supplier.
Geraniol biocide uses
Geraniol has relevant applications in the following applications:
- Anti-mosquito repellent candles
- Crawling and flying insecticides
- Repellent mites
- Dog and cat repellent
- Anti-mosquito repellent bracelets
The scientific community has for many years attested to the effectiveness of this active substance as insecticide and repellent.
TERPENETECH BIOCIDE STRATEGY
TerpeneTech’s regulatory strategy strives to respect your know-how and not to compete with its own customers, but rather to support them in their regulatory and commercial initiatives.
For any questions related to the TERPENETECH BIOCIDE GERANIOL feel free to contact us.
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