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indoxacarb (Avaunt) Issuance of EUP 2/99


ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[OPP-50853; FRL-6064-8]

Issuance of an Experimental Use Permit

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: EPA has granted an experimental use permit to the following
applicant. The permit is in accordance with, and subject to, the
provisions of 40 CFR part l72, which defines EPA procedures with
respect to the use of pesticides for experimental use purposes.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: By mail: Ann Sibold, Registration
Division (7505C), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental
Protection Agency, 401 M St., SW., Washington, DC 20460. Office
location, telephone number, and e-mail address: 1921 Jefferson Davis
Highway, Rm. 212, CM #2, Arlington, VA, 703-305-6502, e-mail:
sibold.ann@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: EPA has issued the following experimental
use permit:

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    352-EUP-165. Issuance. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, Dupont
Agricultural Products, Walker's Mill, Barley Mill Plaza, P.O. Box
80038, Wilmington, DE 19880-0038. This experimental use permit allows
the use of 40.88 pounds of the insecticide AvauntTM WG on
100 acres of apples, cole crops, lettuce, and tomatoes on a crop
destruct basis to evaluate the control of various insect pests. The
program is authorized only in the States of Arizona, California,
Florida, Maryland, Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Ohio,
Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West
Virginia, and Wisconsin. The experimental use permit is effective from
February 9, 1999 to February 9, 2000. This permit is issued with the
limitation that all treated crops will be destroyed or used for
research purposes only.
    Persons wishing to review this experimental use permit are referred
to the designated contact person. Inquires concerning this permit
should be directed to the person cited above. It is suggested that
interested persons call before visiting the EPA office, so that the
appropriate file may be made available for inspection purposes from 8
a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays.

    Authority: 7 U.S.C. 136.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection, Experimental use permits.

    Dated: February 19, 1999.

James Jones,

Director, Registration Division, Office of Pesticide Programs.

[FR Doc. 99-4972 Filed 3-2-99; 8:45 am]
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