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SMR 10: Plant Protection Products (PPPs)

SMR 10: Plant Protection Products (PPPs)


(Previously SMR 9)

You must follow strict controls over the use of pesticides as they can harm people, wildlife and the environment.

What you must do

You must:

  • follow good plant protection practice including the Health and Safety Executive’s Code of Practice for using Plant Protection Products
  • use only plant protection products with a valid UK authorisation or parallel trade permit
  • meet the conditions and rules on the product label, in the authorisation, permit or in any extension of use.

More information

You should read the Health and Safety Executive’s guidance in the ‘Code of Practice for using Plant Protection Products’.

Contact

Defra helpline: 0345 933 557
Rural Payments Agency: 0345 603 7777
Health and Safety Agency (Advisory Team): 0300 003 1747

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