Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
In accordance with section 6(f)(1) of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended, EPA is issuing a notice of receipt of request for amendments by registrants to delete uses in certain pesticide registrations. Section 6(f)(1) of FIFRA provides that a registrant of a pesticide product may at any time request that any of its pesticide registrations be amended to delete one or more uses. FIFRA further provides that, before acting on the request, EPA must publish a notice of receipt of any request in the Federal Register.
The deletions are effective on December 27, 2004, or July 30, 2004, for product registrations 000100-00579, 000100-00786, 000264-00316, 000264-00333, 000264-00349, 000264-00453, 000264-00482, 000264-00524, 000264-00526, 000264-00532, 000264-00689, 000769-00954, 005905-00496, 005905-00502, 005905-00510, 011685-00013, 011685-00014, 028293-00237, 033955-00462, and 04000-00058, unless the Agency receives a written withdrawal request on or before applicable dates given above.
Users of these products who desire continued use on crops or sites being deleted should contact the applicable registrant on or before dates given above.
Written withdrawal requests may be submitted electronically, by mail, or through hand delivery/courier. Follow the detailed instructions as provided in Unit I. of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. To ensure proper receipt by EPA, it is imperative that you identify docket ID number OPP-2004-0151 in the subject line on the first page of your response.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
James A. Hollins, Information Resources and Services Division (7502C), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone number: (703) 305-5761; e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
I. General Information
A. Does this Action Apply to Me?
This action is directed to the public in general. Although this action may be of particular interest to persons who produce or use pesticides, the Agency has not attempted to describe all the specific entities that may be affected by this action. If you have any questions regarding the information in this notice, consult the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.
B. How Can I Get Copies of this Document and Other Related Information?
1. Docket. EPA has established an official public docket for this action under docket identification (ID) number OPP-2004-0151. The official public docket consists of the documents specifically referenced in this action, any public comments received, and other information related to this action. Although a part of the official docket, the public docket does not include Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. The official public docket is the collection of materials that is available for public viewing at the Public Information and Records Integrity Branch (PIRIB), Rm. 119, Crystal Mall #2, 1801 S. Bell St., Arlington, VA. This docket facility is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The docket telephone number is (703) 305-5805.
2. Electronic access. You may access this Federal Register document electronically through the EPA Internet under the “Federal Register” listings at http://www.epa.gov/fedrgstr/.
An electronic version of the public docket is available through EPA's electronic public docket and comment system, EPA Dockets. You may use EPA Dockets at http://www.epa.gov/edocket/ to submit or view public comments, access the index listing of the contents of the official public docket, and to access those documents in the public docket that are available electronically. Although not all docket materials may be available electronically, you may still access any of the publicly available docket materials through the docket facility identified in Unit I.B.1. Once in the system, select “search,” then key in the appropriate docket ID number.
C. How and to Whom Do I Submit Written Withdrawal Requests?
1. Electronically— i. E-mail. E-mail your written withdrawal requests to: James A. Hollins at email@example.com, Attention: Docket ID Number OPP-2004-0151.
ii. Disk or CD ROM. Written withdrawal requests on disk or CD ROM may be mailed to the address in Unit I.C.2. or delivered by hand or courier to the address in Unit I.C.3., Attention: Docket ID Number OPP-2004-0151. These electronic submissions will be accepted in WordPerfect or ASCII file format. Avoid the use of special characters and any form of encryption.
2. By mail. Send your written withdrawal requests to: James A. Hollins, Information Resources and Services Division (7502C), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001, Attention: Docket ID Number OPP-2004-0151.
3. By hand delivery or courier. Deliver your written withdrawal requests to: Public Information and Records Integrity Branch (PIRIB), Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP), Environmental Protection Agency, Rm. 119, Crystal Mall #2, 1801 S. Bell St., Arlington, VA, Attention: Docket ID Number OPP-2004-0151. Such deliveries are only accepted during the docket's normal hours of operation as identified in Unit I.B.1.
II. What Action is the Agency Taking?
This notice announces receipt by the Agency of applications from registrants to delete uses in certain pesticide registrations. These registrations are listed in Table 1 of this unit by registration number, product name/active ingredient, and specific uses deleted:
|Registration no.||Product Name||Active Ingredient||Delete From Label|
|000100-00579||Ametryn Technical||Ametryn||Uses in bananas (and plantains) and noncrop areas|
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|000100-00786||Evik DF Herbicide||Ametryn||Uses in bananas (and plantains) and noncrop areas|
|000264-00316||SEVIN Brand 80S Carbaryl Insecticide||Carbaryl||Use on poultry|
|000264-00333||SEVIN Brand XLR PLUS Carbaryl Insecticide||Carbaryl||Use on poultry|
|000264-00349||SEVIN Brand 4F Carbaryl Insecticide||Carbaryl||Use on poultry|
|000264-00453||Rovral Fungicide||Iprodione||Use on blueberries|
|000264-00482||Rovral Brand 4 Flowable Fungicide||Iprodione||Use on blueberries|
|000264-00524||Rovral Brand WG Fungicide||Iprodione||Use on blueberries|
|000264-00526||SEVIN Brand 80WSP Carbaryl Insecticide||Carbaryl||Use on poultry|
|000264-00532||Rovral 50 SP Fungicide||Iprodione||Use on blueberries|
|000264-00689||Rovral Brand75 WG Fungicide||Iprodione||Use on blueberries|
|000769-00689||SMCP Diazinon AG500||Diazinon||Use on almonds|
|000769-00954||AllPro Diazinon 50WP Insecticide||Diazinon||Use on almonds|
|001022-00543||Chapcide 4-EC||Chlorpyrifos||Use on wood chips|
|002382-00180||Zema Pyrethrins Powder||Piperonyl butoxide; pyrethrins||Vegetable crops, ornamentals, non-food areas, food areas and food handling establishments|
|002935-00511||L.V.4||2,4-D, 2-ethylhexyl ester||Use in drainage ditchbanks|
|004000-00058||Flying Insect Killer||Resmethrin; d-trans allethrin||Food handling claims|
|005905-00496||1.5LB Benfluralin EC||Benfluralin||Use on peanuts and tobacco|
|005905-00502||Weed Rhap A4-MCPA||MCPA, diethylamine salt||Use on rice|
|005905-00510||MCPA Sodium Salt||MCPA||Use on rice|
|010163-00061||Prokil Malathion 25-WP||Malathion||Vegetable crops, pasture, rangeland, small grains, cotton, apricots, cherry, citrus, grapes, peach, plums/prunes, blueberries, cole crop, alfalfa, clover, grass|
|011685-00013||Nufarm MCPA Acid Technical||MCPA||Use on rice|
|011685-00014||Nufarm MCPA Technical Acid||MCPA||Use on rice|
|028293-00237||Unicorn Carbaryl Insecticide 5% Dust||Carbaryl||Use on poultry and poultry houses|
|033955-00462||Acme Sevin 5% Dura-Dust||Carbaryl||Use on poultry|
|035935-00008||Nufarm MCPA Technical Acid||MCPA||Use on rice|
|035935-00009||Nufarm MCPA Acid||MCPA||Use on rice|
|037425-00021||Adams Animal Repellent Concentrate||Piperonyl butoxide; pyrethrins; permethrin||Kennel and yard uses|
|051036-00287||Permethrin 3.2 TC||Permethrin||Use directions for livestock|
|071532-00001||LG Permethrin Technical Insecticide||Permethrin||Use for mosquito and biting fly control|
Users of these products who desire continued use on crops or sites being deleted should contact the applicable registrant before applicable dates indicated in the DATES section of this notice to discuss withdrawal of the application for amendment. This 30 or 180-day period will also permit interested members of the public to intercede with registrants prior to the Agency's approval of the deletion.
Table 2 of this unit includes the names and addresses of record for all registrants of the products in Table 1 of this unit, in sequence by EPA company number.
|EPA Company No.||Company Name and Address|
|000100||Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc., Attn: Regulatory Affairs, P.O. Box 18300, Greensboro, NC 27419-8300|
|000264||Bayer CropScience LP, 2 T.W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709|
|000769||Value Gardens Supply, LLC, P.O. Box 585, St. Joseph, MO 64502|
|001022||IBC Manufacturing Co., c/o Gail Early, 416 E. Brooks Road, Memphis, TN 38109|
|002382||Virbac AH Inc., Joseph E. Dyer - Regulatory Agent, 3200 Meacham Blvd., Forth Worth, TX 76137|
|002935||Wilbur Ellis Co., P.O. Box 1286, Fresno, CA 93715|
|004000||Southern Chemical Products, Co., Subsidiary of Carroll Co., 2900 West Kingsley Road, Garland, TX 75041|
|005905||Helena Chemical Co., 225 Schilling Blvd., Suite 300, Collierville, TN 38017|
|010163||Gowan Co., P.O. Box 5569, Yuma, AZ 85366-5569|
|011685||Nufarm Americas, Inc., SJM Div. Agent for: Nufarm UK Limited, 2300 Frederick Avenue, Suite 208, St. Joseph, MO 64504|
|028293||Unicorn Laboratories, 12385 Automobile Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33762|
|033955||PBI/Gordon Corp, Attn: Craig Martens, P.O. Box 014090, Kansas, MO 64101|
|035935||Nufarm Americas, Inc., SJM Div. Agent for: Nufarm Limited, 2300 Frederick Avenue, Suite 208, St. Joseph, MO 64504|
|037425||Pet Chemicals, P.O. 18993, Memphis, TN 3818-10993|
|051036||Micro-Flo Company, LLC, 530 Oak Court Drive, Memphis, TN 38117|
|071532||Biologic, Inc, Agent for: LG Life Sciences, Ltd. 115 Obtuse Hill, Brookfield, CT 06804|
III. What is the Agency Authority for Taking this Action?
Section 6(f)(1) of FIFRA provides that a registrant of a pesticide product may at any time request that any of its pesticide registrations be amended to delete one or more uses. The Act further provides that, before acting on the request, EPA must publish a notice of receipt of any such request in the Federal Register. Thereafter, the Administrator may approve such a request.
IV. Procedures for Withdrawal of Request
Registrants who choose to withdraw a request for use deletion must submit the withdrawal in writing to James A. Hollins using the instructions in Unit I.C. The Agency will consider written withdrawal requests postmarked on or before applicable dates indicated in the DATES section of this notice.
V. Provisions for Disposition of Existing Stocks
The Agency has authorized the registrants to sell or distribute product under the previously approved labeling for a period of 18 months after approval of the revision, unless other restrictions have been imposed, as in special review actions.Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects
- Environmental protection
- Pesticides and pests
Dated: June 8, 2004.
Arnold E. Layne,
Director, Information Resources and Services Division, Office of Pesticide Programs.
[FR Doc. 04-14833 Filed 6-29-04; 8:45 am]
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