AFNOR: central operator of the French standardization system. It identifies the needs for standardization, manages the programmes and certifies the French standards.
CEN: The European Committee for Standardization is the body responsible for managing European standards.
COFRAC: The French Accreditation Committee is the association responsible for issuing accreditations to laboratories and certifying and inspection bodies.
Sante.fr is the portal managed by the Directorate-General of Health which brings together the health agencies under the supervision of the ministry responsible for healthcare.
AFSSET: The French Agency for the safety of the environment and Labour ensures health safety in all living environments (including at work), assesses the health risks associated with these environments and coordinates health expertise Environment and work.
Anses: The National Agency for Health Safety of the power, environment and Labour assesses and controls healthcare products intended for humans, ensures and coordinates sanitary vigilance around health products and alerts in case of risk.
DIRECTIVE 98/8/EC (placing on the market of biocidal products)
EUROPA: The European Union Portal presents the EU news and all the policies that are being carried out. The legislation in force and in discussion is also available.
Biocidal HELPDESK: The Afsset manages this website to inform about the placing on the market of biocidal products in France.