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benomyl (Benlate) Voluntary Deletion of Certain Uses

                          U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
                                      (USDA)
 
            NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL PESTICIDE IMPACT ASSESSMENT PROGRAM
                                     (NAPIAP)
 
                       REREGISTRATION NOTIFICATION NETWORK
                                      (RNN)
                                Volume 4, Number 6
 
The intent of this network is to inform interested parties of recent or
impending pesticide use cancellations, tolerance revocations, and other items of agricultural interest.  To the best of our knowledge, the uses mentioned here, unless otherwise indicated, will not appear on any label registered by the USEPA after those uses are canceled.  We recommend that you express any concerns or questions you have to the contact mentioned below or to your NAPIAP State Liaison Representative.  If you wish to contact us at USDA, our phone number is (301) 504-8846, and our fax number is (301) 504-8063.
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benomyl (Benlate)  DuPont Co. plans to delete MUSHROOMS from all labels of
                   the fungicide, benomyl, due to the cost of   
                   reregistration.
                   They have recently notified the USEPA of this action, 
                   but the USEPA has not yet accepted this deletion.  
                   DuPont will consider supporting this use if another 
                   party wishes to develop the required data.
 
       For additional information contact:
                Dr. Ronald Langille
                E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co.
                Phone (302) 992-6193
                Fax (302) 992-6051
 
       Initial source:  DuPont Correspondence
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