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Health Canada Announces Proposal to Limit the Personal Use Import Exemption for Unregistered Pesticides

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Health Canada has announced a draft amendment to the Pest Control Products Regulations to revise the current personal use import exemption to prohibit certain unregistered pesticides from entering Canada.  Currently,…

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House Agriculture Committee Approves PRIA Reauthorization Bill

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The 115th Congress of the United States has convened and one of the most important issues that CPDA and its members are working on is the reauthorization of the Pesticide…

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EPA Seeks Public Comment on its Interpretation of the Definition of a Label “Panel” in Relation to Placement of First Aid Statements

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EPA is inviting public comment on its interpretation and clarification of the definition of a label “panel” and the placement of first aid statements on such labels based on the…

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EPA Delists 72 Inert Ingredients From Use in Pesticides

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On December 20, 2016 EPA announced the removal of 72 inert ingredients from its list of chemicals approved for use in pesticide products.  The use of these substances in the…

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PMRA Publishes Proposed Changes to Ministerial Agreement

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On December 30, 2016, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) published its long-awaited proposed revisions to the Agreement for Data Protection under Section 66 of the Pest Control Products…

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CPDA-Canada

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CPDA-Canada is an incorporated subsidiary in Canada of the Council of Producers & Distributors of Agrotechnology based in Washington, DC, USA. CPDA-Canada was created in 2013 in response to growing…

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CPDA Submits Comments on EPA’s Proposed Registration Review Decision for 22 Sulfonylurea Herbicides

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On Monday, November 14, 2016, CPDA submitted comments to EPA in response to the Agency’s “Proposed Interim Registration Review Decision for 22 Sulfonylurea (SU) Herbicides.”  The availability of the proposed…

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OSHA Petition

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HCS 2012 CPDA Calls Upon OSHA to Amend HCS 2012 Relabeling Requirements to Protect Warehouse Employees from Unnecessary Chemical Exposures and Ergonomic Risks   On May 24, 2016, the Council…

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