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Active substance factsheet - Last updated: 23/05/2022

Active substance

Substance name:

EC number:

-; 200-618-2

CAS number:


IUPAC name:

benzoic acid

BAS number:




Candidate for substitution:

Under assessment

Regulatory categorisation:

Substance not in Review Programme

Approval/Assessment status:

Initial application for approval in progress
Competent authority evaluation

Harmonised classification and labeling of the substance
Related authorised biocidal products

No related authorised products are available

Approval of active substance
Assessment information

Evaluating competent authority:


Assessment outcome:

In progress

Conclusion date:

Validity of approval

Start date:

End date:

Legal act:

Assessment Reports
Study summaries (Document III-A)
Other documents