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AGENCY:

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION:

Notice.

SUMMARY:

EPA has received applications to register pesticide products containing active ingredients not included in any previously registered pesticide products. Pursuant to the provisions of section 3(c)(4) of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), EPA is hereby providing notice of receipt and opportunity to comment on these applications.

DATES:

Comments must be received on or before December 27, 2010.

ADDRESSES:

Submit your comments, identified by docket identification (ID) number and the file symbol(s) of interest as listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT, by one of the following methods:

  • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments.
  • Mail: Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) Regulatory Public Docket (7502P), Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001.
  • Delivery: OPP Regulatory Public Docket (7502P), Environmental Protection Agency, Rm. S-4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. Deliveries are only accepted during the Docket Facility's normal hours of operation (8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays). Special arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed information. The Docket Facility's telephone number is (703) 305-5805.

Instructions: Direct your comments to the docket ID number and the file symbol(s) of interest as listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. EPA's policy is that all comments received will be included in the docket without change and may be made available online at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided, unless the comment includes information claimed to be Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Do not submit information that you consider to be CBI or otherwise protected through regulations.gov or e-mail. The regulations.gov Web site is an “anonymous access” system, which means EPA will not know your identity or contact information unless you provide it in the body of your comment. If you send an e-mail comment directly to EPA without going through regulations.gov, your e-mail address will be automatically captured and included as part of the comment that is placed in the docket and made available on the Internet. If you submit an electronic comment, EPA recommends that you include your name and other contact information in the body of your comment and with any disk or CD-ROM you submit. If EPA cannot read your comment due to technical difficulties and cannot contact you for clarification, EPA may not be able to consider your comment. Electronic files should avoid the use of special characters, any form of encryption, and be free of any defects or viruses.

Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the docket index available at http://www.regulations.gov. Although listed in the index, some information is not publicly available, e.g., CBI or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Certain other material, such as copyrighted material, is not placed on the Internet and will be publicly available only in hard copy form. Publicly available docket materials are available either in the electronic docket at http://www.regulations.gov, or, if only available in hard copy, at the OPP Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S-4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. The hours of operation of this Docket Facility are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The Docket Facility's telephone number is (703) 305-5805.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

The Regulatory Action Leader listed in the table in this unit:

Regulatory action leaderTelephone No. and E-mail addressMailing addressFile symbol(s)
Anna Gross(703) 305-5614; gross.anna@epa.govBiopesticides and Pollution Prevention Division (7511P) Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-000187301-R
Susanne Cerrelli(703) 308-8077; cerrelli.susanne@epa.govDo74267-E, 74267-G, 74267-U
Leonard Cole(703) 526-2649; cole.leonard@epa.govDo52991-EA
Cheryl Greene(703) 308-0352; greene.cheryl@epa.govDo87485-87485-R
Jeannine Kausch(703) 347-8920; kausch.jeannine@epa.govDo85004-A, 85004-L, 85004-T, 85004-U
Ann Sibold(703) 305-6502; sibold.ann@epa.govDo84059-RE
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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. General Information

A. Does this action apply to me?

You may be potentially affected by this action if you are an agricultural producer, food manufacturer, or pesticide manufacturer. Potentially affected entities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Crop production (NAICS code 111).
  • Animal production (NAICS code 112).
  • Food manufacturing (NAICS code 311).
  • Pesticide manufacturing (NAICS code 32532).

This listing is not intended to be exhaustive, but rather provides a guide for readers regarding entities likely to be affected by this action. Other types of entities not listed in this unit could also be affected. The North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) codes have been provided to assist you and others in determining Start Printed Page 71698whether this action might apply to certain entities. If you have any questions regarding the applicability of this action to a particular entity, consult the person associated with the file symbol of interest and listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

B. What should I consider as I prepare my comments for EPA?

1. Submitting CBI. Do not submit this information to EPA through regulations.gov or e-mail. Clearly mark the part or all of the information that you claim to be CBI. For CBI information in a disk or CD-ROM that you mail to EPA, mark the outside of the disk or CD-ROM as CBI and then identify electronically within the disk or CD-ROM the specific information that is claimed as CBI. In addition to one complete version of the comment that includes information claimed as CBI, a copy of the comment that does not contain the information claimed as CBI must be submitted for inclusion in the public docket. Information so marked will not be disclosed except in accordance with procedures set forth in 40 CFR part 2.

2. Tips for preparing your comments. When submitting comments, remember to:

i. Identify the document by docket ID number and other identifying information (subject heading, Federal Register date, and page number). If you are commenting on a docket that addresses multiple products, please indicate to which file symbol(s) your comment applies.

ii. Follow directions. The Agency may ask you to respond to specific questions or organize comments by referencing a Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) part or section number.

iii. Explain why you agree or disagree; suggest alternatives and substitute language for your requested changes.

iv. Describe any assumptions and provide any technical information and/or data that you used.

v. If you estimate potential costs or burdens, explain how you arrived at your estimate in sufficient detail to allow for it to be reproduced.

vi. Provide specific examples to illustrate your concerns and suggest alternatives.

vii. Explain your views as clearly as possible, avoiding the use of profanity or personal threats.

viii. Make sure to submit your comments by the comment period deadline identified.

II. Registration Applications

EPA has received applications to register pesticide products containing active ingredients not included in any previously registered pesticide products. Pursuant to the provisions of section 3(c)(4) of FIFRA, EPA is hereby providing notice of receipt and opportunity to comment on these applications. Notice of receipt of these applications does not imply a decision by the Agency on the applications.

File symbol: 87301-R. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0247. Applicant: Catherine Byrd, Wagner Regulatory Associates, Inc., P.O. Box 640, Hockessin, DE 19707 (on behalf of Biocontrol Technologies, S. L., Parc Cientific de Barcelona, C/Baldiri Reixac, 15-2; 08028 Barcelona, Spain). Product name: T34 Biocontrol. Active ingredient: Trichoderma asperellum strain T34 at 12.0%. Proposed classification/Use: Greenhouse use on non-food crops.

File symbol: 74267-E. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0499. Applicant: Gary Libman, GNL Consultation Services, 25 Casa Hermosa, Albuquerque, NM 87112 (on behalf of Premier Horticulture, 1, avenue Premier, Rivière-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada G5R 6C1). Product name: GHA 180 Biological Fungicide. Active ingredient: Bacillus pumilus strain GHA180 at 0.43%. Proposed classification/Use: Fungicide for greenhouse and enclosed nursery use to treat growing media and ornamentals, vegetable plants, ground cover and deciduous trees and plants, and manufacturing use.

File symbol: 74267-G. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0499. Applicant: Gary Libman, GNL Consultation Services, 25 Casa Hermosa, Albuquerque, NM 87112 (on behalf of Premier Horticulture, 1, avenue Premier, Rivière-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada G5R 6C1). Product name: Pro-Mix GHA180. Active ingredient: Bacillus pumilus strain GHA180 at 0.001%. Proposed classification/Use: Fungicide with growing medium for greenhouse or contained nurseries use to germinate seeds and cultivate transplants of ornamental, vegetable, fruit, agricultural and tobacco plants.

File symbol: 74267-U. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0499. Applicant: Gary Libman, GNL Consultation Services, 25 Casa Hermosa, Albuquerque, NM 87112 (on behalf of Premier Horticulture, 1, avenue Premier, Rivière-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada G5R 6C1). Product name: Pro-Mix Tandem. Active ingredient: Bacillus pumilus strain GHA180 at 0.001%. Proposed classification/Use: Fungicide with growing medium for greenhouse or contained nurseries use to germinate seeds and cultivate transplants of ornamental, vegetable, fruit, agricultural and tobacco plants.

File symbol: 52991-EA. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0804. Applicant: Bedoukian Research, Inc., 21 Finance Drive, Danbury, CT 06810. Product name: Bedoukian Citral. Active ingredient: Citral at 96.0%. Proposed classification/Use: Manufacturing-use product.

File symbol: 84059-RE. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0079. Applicant: Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc., 2121 Second Street, Suite B- 107, Davis, CA 95618. Product name: MBI-005 EP. Active ingredient: Killed, non-viable Streptomyces acidiscabies strain RL-110T. Proposed classification/Use: Herbicide for use on cereal grains, corn, rice. Please note: The Notice of Receipt for the manufacturing-use product (EPA file symbol 84059-RR) was published in a separate notice (see 75 FR 11175; March 10, 2010; FRL-8811-6).

File symbol: 85004-A. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0806. Applicant: MacIntosh and Associates, Inc., 1203 Hartford Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1622 (on behalf of Pasteuria Bioscience, Inc., 12085 Research Drive, Suite 185, Alachua, FL 32615). Product name: Pasteuria nishizawae—Pn1. Active ingredient: Pasteuria nishizawae—Pn1 at 0.01%. Proposed classification/Use: Manufacturing-use product.

File symbol: 85004-L. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0808. Applicant: MacIntosh and Associates, Inc., 1203 Hartford Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1622 (on behalf of Pasteuria Bioscience, Inc., 12085 Research Drive, Suite 185, Alachua, FL 32615). Product name: Pasteuria reniformis—seed treatment. Active ingredient: Pasteuria reniformis—Pr3 at 0.01%. Proposed classification/Use: Preplant and commercial seed treatment for control of reniform nematode (Rotylenchulus reniformis).

File symbol: 85004-T. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0806. Applicant: MacIntosh and Associates, Inc., 1203 Hartford Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1622 (on behalf of Pasteuria Bioscience, Inc., 12085 Research Drive, Suite 185, Alachua, FL 32615). Product name: Pasteuria nishizawae—seed treatment. Active ingredient: Pasteuria nishizawae—Pn1 at 0.01%. Proposed classification/Use: Preplant and commercial seed treatment for control of soybean cyst nematode (Heterodera glycines).

File symbol: 85004-U. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0808. Applicant: MacIntosh and Associates, Inc., 1203 Hartford Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1622 (on behalf of Pasteuria Start Printed Page 71699Bioscience, Inc., 12085 Research Drive, Suite 185, Alachua, FL 32615). Product name: Pasteuria reniformis—Pr3. Active ingredient: Pasteuria reniformis—Pr3 at 0.01%. Proposed classification/Use: Manufacturing-use product.

File symbol: 87485-E. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0685. Applicant: Michael T. Novak; Keller and Heckman, LLP; 1001 G Street, NW.; Washington, DC 20001(on behalf of DSM Food Specialities BV; P.O. Box 12600 MA Delft; The Netherlands). Product name: Natamycin L. Active ingredient: Natamycin at 10.34%. Proposed classification/Use: Fungicide.

File symbol: 87485-R. Docket number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0685. Applicant: Michael T. Novak; Keller and Heckman, LLP; 1001 G Street, NW.; Washington, DC 20001(on behalf of DSM Food Specialities BV, P.O. Box 12600 MA Delft; The Netherlands). Product name: NATAMYCIN TGAI. Active ingredient: Natamycin at 91.02%. Proposed classification/Use: Technical product.

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Dated: November 9, 2010.

W. Michael McDavit,

Acting Director, Biopesticides and Pollution Prevention Division, Office of Pesticide Programs.

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[FR Doc. 2010-29224 Filed 11-23-10; 8:45 am]

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