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Captan - Revocation of Feed Additive Tolerance 8/93

                         U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE



                               Volume 3, Number 10

The intent of this network is to inform interested parties of recent or
impending pesticide use cancellations and tolerance revocations.  To
the best of our knowledge, the uses mentioned here, unless otherwise
indicated, will not appear on any label registered by the USEPA following
their expected cancellation.  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.

captan       The USEPA has revoked the feed additive tolerance for residues
(Orthocide)  of the fungicide, captan, in or on CORN SEED, remaining after
             detreatment to reduce captan residues resulting from the
             intended use of captan as a seed protectant.  The revocation
             was final as of 8/4/93.  Written objections addressing one or
             more of the revocation criteria and/or requests for a hearing,
             identified by OPP-300199A, should be received by 9/3/93 by the
             EPA Hearing Clerk.

       For additional information contact:
                Ms. Patricia Critchlow         Hearing Clerk (A-110)
                EPA, Registration Division     EPA, Rm. 3708
                Phone (703) 308-7066           401 M St., SW
                Fax (703) 308-8369             Washington, DC 20460

       Initial source:  Federal Register 58:41430