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Biodegradation in water and sediment: simulation tests

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Fatty acids, C16-18, methyl esters is readily biodegradable

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According to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006, Annex IX, Column 2, 9.2.1.2 and 9.2.1.4, simulation testing on biodegradation in water and sediment is not required since the substance is readily biodegradable.