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February 2018

PMRA Releases its 2016-2017 Annual Report

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On February 5, 2018, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) published its 2016-2017 annual report which provides a summary of the Agency’s pesticide registration and re-evaluation/special review activities for…

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EPA and the Department of the Army Issue Final Rule Delaying Effective Implementation Date of the WOTUS Rule

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On January 31, 2018, EPA and the U.S. Department of the Army finalized a rule delaying the effective implementation date of a controversial rule, promulgated by the Obama Administration in…

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EPA Announces Public Comment Period on Proposed Renewal of an Information Collection Request for Reporting Adverse Effects Incidents Under FIFRA Section 6(a)(2)

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In the February 8, 2018 Federal Register, EPA published a notice announcing a public comment period, ending April 9, 2018, on a proposed renewal of an Information Collection Request (ICR)…

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EPA and the “Services” Establish Interagency Working Group to Address a Process for Streamlining ESA Pesticide Consultations

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On January 31, 2018, EPA announced the establishment of an Interagency Working Group pursuant to a Memorandum of Agreement between EPA, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the National…

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