Biocidal products – classification of a product containing capsicum oleoresin expeller pressed

(Source European Commission)

Deadline: 05 April 2022


Belgium has asked the Commission to decide whether a product containing the active ingredient capsicum oleoresin expeller pressed made available on the Belgian market for use as a repellent against cats and dogs, is a biocidal product as defined under EU rules on biocidal products (Article 3(1)(a) of Regulation (EU) No 528/2012).

This decision will set out the Commission’s view on that matter.


Food safety

Type of act

Implementing decision

Feedback period

08 March 2022 – 05 April 2022

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