tetradifon (Tedion V-18) Proposed Tolerance Revocation 6/94
June 30, 1994
SUBJECT: Reregistration Notification Network
TO: Users of the RNN
FROM: Dr. Nancy N. Ragsdale
Enclosed is the latest notice of the Reregistration Notification Network
(RNN) dated June 30, 1994. The USEPA has recently made available to the
public an interesting document titled, "Pesticide Industry Sales and
Usage - 1992 and 1993 Market Estimates." This 33-page document summarizes
through charts and figures the current status of pesticide usage in the
U.S. It can be obtained without cost (single copies only) by requesting
publication number 733-K-94-001 from the USEPA by mail at NCEPI, P.O. Box
42419, Cincinnati, Ohio 45242-2419, by calling (513) 891-6561 or by faxing
your order to (513) 891-6685.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL PESTICIDE IMPACT ASSESSMENT PROGRAM
REREGISTRATION NOTIFICATION NETWORK
Volume 4, Number 7, June 30, 1994
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.
tetradifon The USEPA has proposed the revocation of the tolerances for
(Tedion) residues from tetradifon. This miticide was registered on
apples, apricots, cherries, citrus citron, crabapples,
cucumbers, figs, grapefruit, grapes, hops, lemons, limes,
meat, melons, milk, nectarines, oranges, peaches, pears,
peppermint, plums(prunes), pumpkins, quinces, squash(winter),
spearmint, strawberries, tangerines, tea, and tomatoes. all
registrations were canceled by 1990. Written comments,
indentified by OPP-300336, should be sent to the Public
Response Branch of EPA by 8/22/94. Commenters are asked to
answer these questions: (1) Are there any existing stocks of
the chemical?; (2) If so, how much?; (3) When will the stocks
be depleted?; and (4) How long would commodities treated with
these chemicals be in the channels of trade?
For additional information contact:
Mr. Owen F. Beeder
EPA, Registration Division
Phone (703) 308-8351
Fax (703) 308-8369
Send comments to:
Public Response Branch (7506C)
EPA, Office of Pesticide Prog.
401 M Street, S.W.
Washington, DC 20460
Initial source: Federal Register 59(119):32172
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