A biocide is a substance that kills organisms. A comprehensive definition: biocides are active substances and preparations [...] containing one or more active substances with the intention of destroying, deterring, rendering harmless, preventing the action of, or otherwise exerting a controlling effect on, any harmful organism by any means other than mere physical or mechanical action.


Harmful organism’ means an organism, including pathogenic agents, which has an unwanted presence or a detrimental effect on humans, their activities or the products they use or produce, on animals or the environment.


The Members and the VDDN want to contribute to sustainable and healthy livestock farming.