Limitation of biocides

To avoid over-use of antimicrobial substances, which may lead to the development of resistance in bacteria, it is important to limit the content of biocides in the products.

Criterion ID

11097

Criterion level

Core

Criterion type

Technical specification

Criterion text

The product shall not be intended to have an antimicrobial function, i.e it may only contain biocides in order to preserve the product or the raw material in the product.