Substance Regulatory Obligations


Organic fertiliser as listed in the List of Product Function Categories (PFCs), Annex I, Part I, Regulation (EU) 2019/1009

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Last updated: 17/03/2023
ECHA Legislation Regulatory Obligations

Regulatory obligations may exist for this substance under the legislations under ECHA’s remit or for which ECHA has delegated tasks (i.e. REACH, CLP, BPR, PIC, CAD / CMD, WFD, and POPs). Please check the substance Infocard.

Fertilising Products Regulation

Fertilising Products Regulation, Annex I, Part I-PFCs

This list contains Product Function Categories for fertilising products (PFCs). The list is based on Annex I, Part I. Classification is based on the specific characteristics and claimed function. Each PFC is subject to specific requirements. If an EU fertilising product has more than one of the described PFCs, it should be regarded as a blend, and compliance should be required for each of the PFCs with respect to its function.

PFC Code Notes
PFC 1(A)

Fertilising Products Regulation, Annex I, Part II-PFCs Requirements

The list contains requirements related to Product Function Categories (PFCs). The list is based on Annex I, Part II. The requirements apply for a given PFC and, where necessary, additional requirements are laid down for specific subcategories. The list includes requirements on the presence of contaminants (chemicals and pathogens), and requirements related to the nutrients content. The list is not exhaustive – for detailed requirements please refer to the text of Regulation (EU) 2019/1009.

CaO Minimum content K2O Minimum content MgO Minimum content N Minimum content Na2O Minimum content SO3 Minimum content