kresoxim-methyl (sovran) Registration Application 3/99
[Federal Register: March 10, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 46)]
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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
BASF Corporation; Application to Register a Pesticide Product
AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
SUMMARY: This notice announces receipt of an application to register
the pesticide product Sovran Fungicide, containing an active ingredient
involving a changed pattern of the product pursuant to the provisions
of section 3(c)(4) of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and
Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended.
DATES: Written comments must be submitted by April 9, 1999.
ADDRESSES: By mail, submit written comments identified by the document
control number [OPP-30472] File Symbol (7969-RLU) to: Public
Information and Records Intregrity Branch, Information Resources and
Services Division (7502C), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental
Protection Agency, 401 M St., SW., Washington, DC 20460. In person,
bring comments to: Environmental Protection Agency, Rm. 119, Crystal
Mall #2, 1921 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Arlington, VA.
Comments and data may also be submitted electronically to: opp-
firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow the instructions under ``SUPPLEMENTARY
INFORMATION.'' No Confidential Business Information (CBI) should be
submitted through e-mail.
Information submitted as a comment concerning this notice may be
claimed confidential by marking any part or all of that information as
CBI. Information so marked will not be disclosed except in accordance
with procedures set forth in 40 CFR part 2. A copy of the comment that
does not contain CBI must be submitted for inclusion in the public
record. Information not marked confidential may be disclosed publicly
by EPA without prior notice. The public docket is available for public
inspection in Rm. 119 at the Virginia address given above, from 8:30
a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: By mail: Mary Waller,Product Manager
(PM-21), Registration Division (7505C), 401 M St., SW., Washington, DC
20460. Office location/telephone number and e-mail address: Rm. 249, CM
#2, 1921 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Arlington, VA, 703-308-9354; e-mail:
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: EPA received an application from BASF
Corporation, 26 Davis Drive, P.O. Box 13528, Research Triangle Park, NC
27709-3528, to register the pesticide product Sovran Fungicide (EPA
File Symbol 7969-RLU), containing the active ingredient kresoxim-methyl
(methyl (E)-2-methoxyimino-2-[2-(o-tolyloxymethyl) phenyl] acetate) at
50.0%. This application involves a changed use pattern for the active
ingredient pursuant to the provisions of section 3(c)(4) of the Federal
Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended. In
addition to the currently registered uses, Sovran Fungicide will be
used on apples, grapes, pears, and other pome fruits and pecans. Notice
of receipt of this application does not imply a decision by the Agency
on the application.
Notice of approval or denial of an application to register a
pesticide product will be announced in the Federal Register. The
procedure for requesting data will be given in the Federal Register if
an application is approved.
Comments received within the specified time period will be
considered before a final decision is made; comments received after the
time specified will be considered only to the extent possible without
delaying processing of the application.
Public Record and Electronic Submissions
The official record for this notice, as well as the public version,
has been established for this notice under docket number [OPP-30472]
(including comments and data submitted electronically as described
below). A public version of this record, including printed, paper
versions of electronic comments, which does not include any information
claimed as CBI, is available for inspection from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The official notice
record is located at the address in ``ADDRESSES'' at the beginning of
Electronic comments can be sent directly to EPA at:
Electronic comments must be submitted as an ASCII file avoiding the
use of special characters and any form of encryption. Comment and data
will also be accepted on disks in Wordperfect 5.1/6.1 or ASCII file
format. All comments and data in electronic form must be identified by
the docket number [OPP-30472] Electronic comments on this notice may be
filed online at many Federal Depository Libraries.
Authority: 7 U.S.C. 136.
List of Subjects
Environmental protection, Pesticides and pest, Product
Dated: March 1, 1999.
Acting Director, Registration Division, Office of Pesticide Programs.
[FR Doc. 99-5964 Filed 3-9-99; 8:45 am]
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