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Renewal of approval of active substances -  substances which will expire

Renewal of approval of active substances - substances which will expire

17 Mar 2020

Active substances are approved for maximum period of 10 years. Under Regulation EC 1107/2009, the rules for the renewal of approval of active substances are provided in Articles 14 to 20.

For the work programme, active substances have been divided into groups (AIR programmes) based on the initial expiry date of the active substance, and presumed characteristics of the substance. So far the Commission has developed 5 AIR programmes:

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