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Welcome Viktoria!

Vali welcomes our new colleague Dr. Viktoria Urban. Viktoria is our new regulatory scientific expert on ecotoxicology and endocrine disruptors with a PhD in natural sciences.

Viktoria is an experienced ecotoxicologist with a background in aquatic ecotoxicology, molecular ecotoxicology and endocrine disrupting properties. Before starting at Vali, she has worked in the aquatic department of a contract research organisation where she was the team leader for fish and endocrine testing.


Furthermore she has worked several years in research with the focus on biomarker identification for endocrine disruption in fish.


We are pleased that Viktoria is joining the Vali team and wish her a good start.


Biocides in UK/Resubmission for ongoing applications


With regard to Brexit the United Kingdom has implemented its own system to regulate biocides.

As a consequence, as of 1 January 2021 UK has no longer access to EU IT systems such as R4BP3, thus, it is no longer posssible for UK authorities to access ongoing applications in the EU and the respective data sets.

If you want to know more details, click here.


Welcome Ana!

Vali welcomes our new colleague Dr. Ana María García Carril. Ana is our new regulatory scientific expert on physical /

chemical properties and analytics with a PhD in Chemistry.


Ana is an experienced organic chemist with a background in synthesis of organic molecules, molecular recognition and combinatorial chemistry. Before joining Vali, Ana worked as a regulatory expert for ten years for the Spanish Authorities (INIA) in the registration of plant protection products at EU level and for the Spanish Agency of Medicines in the registration of veterinary medicines.


Furthermore, Ana worked for a consultancy for nearly 2 years where she gained experience with the registration of Biological Plant Protection Products.


We are pleased that Ana is joining the Vali team and wish her a good start.