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biocide

(bī`əsīd'), synonym for pesticidepesticide,
biological, physical, or chemical agent used to kill plants or animals that are harmful to people; in practice, the term pesticide is often applied only to chemical agents.
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Biocide

Chemicals toxic to micro-organisms. Biocides, which include pesticides and antimicrobial agents, are used in paint, building materials, and floor coverings to kill bacteria, mold spores, and insects.
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biocide

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biocide

a chemical, such as a pesticide, capable of killing living organisms
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"What's more, the active substances contained in that biocidal product must also be previously approved.
As such, Pacific Ozone satisfies all requirements of the recent EU Biocidal Product Regulation and is authorized to distribute its ozone products to the EU countries.
1, 2015 when a biocidal product containing a relevant substance, included in the Article 95 list, cannot be made available on the market unless either the substance supplier or the product supplier is included in this list for the product-types to which the product belongs.
Pharmaceutical company Alimera Sciences (NasdaqGM:ALIM) reported on Tuesday the receipt of marketing authorisation from the Office for Registration of Medicinal Products, Medical Devices and Biocidal Products in Poland for ILUVIEN for the treatment of vision impairment associated with chronic diabetic macular edema (DME).
The scheme developed by AkzoNobel, a leading global paints and coatings company and the Gold Standard Foundation, which sets the standard for creating high-quality emission reductions, is based on ship owners converting existing vessels from a biocidal antifouling system to a premium, biocide-free advanced hull coating.
The methodology is based on ship owners and operators converting existing vessels from a biocidal antifouling system to the premium, biocide-free advanced hull coating Intersleek.
Germicidal UVC light has a proven history of reliable biocidal activity against a wide range of healthcare-associated pathogens.
The judges disagree with the European Commission: in the regulation on biocidal products, legislators can introduce implementing acts
Included are reviews regarding education in the field, separation processes, CO2 mineralization, biodegradable polyesters, biocidal food & drug packaging, alloys and thin-film growth for optical devices, genetic and metabolic engineering, and rheology of mining waste.
For dry-film applications, the leading biocidal actives include salts of pyrithione, including zinc pyrithione (ZPT), sodium pyrithione (NPT), and copper pyrithione (CPT, for marine applications); 3-iodo-3-propynyl butylcarbamate (IPBC); and the isothiazolinone derivatives octyl isothiazolinone (OIT) and dichlorooctyl isothiazolinone (DCOIT).
Through the realisation of these projects, Serbia would get 2,200 MW of new capacities and investments worth E2.5 billion, Mihajlovic underlined.She added that the deadlines for the completion of the reform of public companies will be set, and the estimates are that the recent and planned projects of the Ministry bring savings worth millions of euros and investments worth billions of euros.Mihajlovic pointed out that the adoption of amendments to five systemic laws in the field of environmental protection is in plan.These are the Law on protection of nature, Law on environmental protection, Law on waste management, Law on chemicals and the Law on biocidal products.
International Paint has introduced two new patented, "revolutionary" fouling control technologies -- the Intercept 8000 LPP, a biocidal antifouling set to revolutionise predictability in hull coating performance, and Intersleek1100SR, the industry's first patented biocide free slime release technology.