Plant protection and pesticideLast updated:2016-06-20
This section contains information about regulated professions in the category Plant protection and pesticide. For more information and application to excersise your profession in Sweden, choose a link below.
- Use of biocidal products class 1 (rodenticides, insecticides)
To use biocides that in Sweden are classified as Class 1 you must have a user certifcate.
- Use of class 1 biocidal products*
If you wish to use class 1 biocidal products, you must have a permit from the Swedish Work Environment Authority (Arbetsmiljöverket).
- Use of pesticides class 1 and 2
Users of class 1 and 2 pesticides work professionally with pesticide handling in fields such as agriculture, forestry and park and garden maintenance.
- Use of Plant protection products class 1 or class 2
To use pesticides that in Sweden are classified as Class 1, and in some cases clasified as Class 2, you must have a user certifcate.
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