Biocidal products are the chemical formulations or substances used in the environment of people or in/ around the living space of people for the purpose of controlling the pests removing and/or moving away the pests, providing them to gather by dragging to a specific point. These pests may include the pests which affect the public health negatively, rats, cockroaches, mosquitos and mites, etc. Likewise many surface disinfectants used in many sectors including food sector and in hospitals and disinfectants for drinking water are in the scope of biocidal products.
Ministry of Agriculture and Regional Affairs and Ministry of Health have formed legal regulations with the purpose of protecting people, their living space and cultivated areas from pests. These regulations attributed the licensing, usage and sales of the drugs used for Pest Control to certain rules.