Under the Sustainable use of Pesticides Directive all boom sprayers greater than 3m and all blast and orchard sprayers must be tested at least once by 26th November 2016. The interval between inspections must not exceed 5 years until 2020 and must not exceed 3 years thereafter. The equipment must be tested in accordance with EN Standard 13790. It is anticipated that all types of pesticide application equipment, with the exception of knapsack sprayers, except in professional use situations , will be required to be tested at least once before 2020.
You will be able to avail of our new approved sprayer testing service under the new directive in early 2014 onwards . Sprayer repairs & up grade component service will also be available.