There are a number of additional work areas that the Pesticide Registration Division (PRD) and the Pesticide Control Divsion (PCD) are involved in. These work areas are very diverse in nature but include such issues as pollinators, endocrine disruption and nanomaterials. Please see the links below for full information on the different areas.
Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use in Ireland
Classification, Labelling and Packaging of substances and mixtures (CLP)
Ozone Depleting Substances
Persistent, Bioaccumulative, Toxic (PBT) and very Persistent, very Bioaccumulative (vPvB)
Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
Prior Informed Consent (PIC)
The European Chemicals Agency Risk Assessment Committee (RAC)
Pesticides and related substances and products including biocides are regulated by three divisions of DAFM working closely together to ensure safe agricultural practices; protection of the food consumer and protection of the environment.
Pesticide Registration & Control DivisionsDepartment of Agriculture, Food & the MarineBackweston CampusCelbridgeCo. KildareW23 X3PHIrelandT. +35316157552