Detergent means any substance or preparation containing soaps and/or other surfactants intended for washing and cleaning processes. Detergents may be in any form (liquid, powder, paste, bar, cake, moulded piece, shape, etc.) and marketed for or used in household, or institutional or industrial purposes.

Requirements for detergents placed on the market from 8th of October 2005 on are regulated with the Regulation (EC) No 648/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 31 March 2004 on detergents.

European Commission webpage for Detergents

Manufacturers placing on the market preparations covered by regulation 648/2004/EC an ingredient datasheet have to be made available to Health Board.

Ingredients datasheets can be sent directly to Poison Information Centre of Health Board info|ä|

Or by post      Health Board
                        Poison Information Centre
                        Gonsiori 29
                        10147 Tallinn, Eesti

Manufacturers shall make available on a website the list of ingredients.

Request for derogation

Viimati uuendatud:  esmaspäev, 3 detsember 2012 10:09