On May, 6 2020 Germany extended uses of the flonicamid based insecticide: Teppeki. 

This Plant Protection Product (PPP) used to be allowed on winter wheat against aphids. After this extension Teppeki is also registered for use in barley, oats, rye and triticale against aphids and also in winter barley against aphid vectors. 

The extensions to the approval allow alternative to pesticides containing the neonicotinoid active ingredients like clothianidin, imidacloprid and thiamethoxam which are banned to be used outdoors.

These changes are being added to Homologa™ database.

Germany cancels thiacloprid plant protection products (PPP)

Germany will revoke Biscaya plant protection product (PPP) on August 3, 2020

The cancellation also applies to the associated plant protection products of parallel trade. Both Biscaya and the parallel products could be used until February 3, 2021.

These periods result from the Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/23 which rules the non-renewal of the approval of the active substance thiacloprid.

These changes are being added to Homologa™ database.


Germany withdraws approvals for Epoxiconazole

Today Germany has published that the approval of the plant protection products with the active ingredient epoxiconazole will be revoked on April 30th, 2020.

9 plant protection products(PPP) are affected: 

Osiris (approval number 006591-00)
Duet Ultra (006768-00)
EPOXION (006912-00)
Epoxion Top (006934-00)
InnoProtect Epoxion Top (006934-60)
Opus EC (006937-00)
Eleando (007025-00)
Retengo Plus (007087-00)
Ceriax (007226-00)
Viverda (007313-00)

These products may still be commercialised until October 30th, 2020. The last use date is October 30th, 2021.

These changes are being added to Homologa™ database.