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captafol (Difolatan) Proposed Tolerance Revocations 7/93

  SUBJECT:  Reregistration Notification
 
       TO:  Users of the RNN
 
     FROM:  Dr. Nancy N. Ragsdale
            Director, NAPIAP
            United States Department of Agriculture
 
 
  Enclosed is a copy of the latest notice of the Reregistration Notification 
 
  Network dated July 16, 1993.This issue of the RNN deals with the revocation
 
  of tolerances for certain canceled pesticides.  While these pesticides have 
 
  been canceled for some time, some individuals may be affected if they still 
 
  have existing stocks of these pesticides that may be used or if they're 
 
  importing produce with residues of the these pesticides on them.  
 
 
 
 
                         U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
                                     (USDA)
 
            NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL PESTICIDE IMPACT ASSESSMENT PROGRAM
                                    (NAPIAP)
 
                      REREGISTRATION NOTIFICATION NETWORK
                                     (RNN)
                               Volume 3, Number 8
 
  The intent of this network is to inform interested parties of recent or
  impending pesticide use cancellations and tolerance revocations.  We would
  recommend that you express any concerns or questions you may have to the
  contact mentioned below or 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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  captafol           The USEPA has proposed the revocation of the remaining
    (Difolatan)      tolerances for captafol, including those for APPLES, 
                     APRICOTS, BLUEBERRIES, CHERRIES(SOUR and SWEET), CITRUS 
                     FRUITS, CORN(FRESH), CRANBERRIES, CUCUMBERS, MACADAMIA, 
                     MELONS, NECTARINES, PEANUTS(HULLS and MEATS), ONIONS, 
                     PEACHES, PINEAPPLES, PLUMS(fresh PRUNES), POTATOES, 
                     TARO(corm), and TOMATOES.  Most of the registrations for 
                     captafol were canceled in 1987.  The one remaining 
                     intrastate registration was canceled in 1991.  Written 
                     comments should be sent by 8/9/93 to the Public Response 
                     Section of the USEPA with reference to OPP-300273.  
 
                 For additional information contact:
                 Ms. Rosalind L. Gross   -or-   Public Pesponse Sec. (H7506C)
                 USEPA, Registration Division   EPA, Off. of Pesticide
                                                Programs
                 Phone (703) 308-8354           401 M Street, SW
                 Fax (703) 308-8369             Washington, DC  20460
 
       Initial source:  Federal Register 58:32320