0 Asulox Gains Emergency Approval for use in 2015

It has been confirmed that an EU Emergency Authorisation for products containing the active ingredient Asulam has been granted again for 2015. This allows the application of Asulox® to control bracken in the UK during the specified period 1st July to 31st October 2015.

Anyone looking to control bracken with Asulox®, are encouraged to order as early as possible to ensure supplies of the herbicide through the limited window of approval. Orders placed after the 14th of September will not be fulfilled. Due to the Emergency Authorisation, anyone applying Asulam to control bracken in 2015 must check the terms and conditions that apply to sale, use and returns for the product.

Asulox® is available to purchase through the Pitchcare Store.

For further information or to speak to a BASIS qualified pesticide advisor sales@pitchcare.com or telephone 01902 440258.

Asulox is a professional herbicide and; "By law, everyone who uses pesticides professionally must have received adequate training in using pesticides safely and be skilled in the job they are carrying out."


Product name: 'Asulox' placed on the market in the United Kingdom by UPL Europe Ltd with authorisation number MAPP 13175.

Active ingredient: 400 g/L asulam (as a soluble concentrate formulation

Product authorisation holder: UPL Europe Ltd, The Centre, 1st Floor, Birchwood Park, Warrington, Cheshire, WA3 6YN.

This Emergency Authorisation starts: 18 May 2015.

This Emergency Authorisation ends:
(a) 14 September 2015 for sale and distribution of stocks
(b) 31 October 2015 for disposal, storage and use of stocks

Extent of Emergency Authorisation: United Kingdom

See the rest of the Plant Protection Regulation for Use of Asulox on the following link:-


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