Use biocides safely and sustainably
Your actions can prevent harmful organisms from spreading
Consider whether it is necessary to use a biocide or whether you could use alternative methods of control.
Only use biocidal products that have been approved in Finland
Authorisation procedures are not yet applied to all biocidal products.
Is the intended purpose listed on the sales packaging of the biocide?
If not, do not use the product.
Check the application method and doses
Follow the instructions on the sales packaging. The information given on the packaging must be in Finnish and Swedish.
Ensure proper protection according to the instructions
Leave it to the professionals
If the use of hazardous biocides is restricted only to professionals or requires a special qualification, leave the disinfestation to professionals. Use of these products requires experience in safe procedures and proper use.
Dispose of any excess biocide and its packaging according to the instructions given on the sales packaging.
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