Sulfluramid Registration Review Final Decision; Notice of Availability, 64330-64331 [E8-25667]

Download as PDF 64330 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 210 / Wednesday, October 29, 2008 / Notices Users of these products who desire continued use on crops or sites being deleted should contact the applicable registrant before April 27, 2009 or November 28, 2008 for registrations for which the registrant requested a waiver of the 180–day comment period to discuss withdrawal of the application for amendment. This time period will also permit interested members of the public to intercede with registrants prior to the Agency’s approval of the deletion. A request to waive the 180–day comment period has been received for the following registrations: 769–574; 769–728; 769–971; 769–972; 769–976; 39967–10; 39967–13; 43813–2; 43813–6. Table 2 of this unit includes the names and addresses of record for all registrants of the products listed in Table 1 of this unit, in sequence by EPA company number. TABLE 2—REGISTRANTS REQUESTING AMENDMENTS TO DELETE USES IN CERTAIN PESTICIDE PRODUCTS EPA Company no. 000149 000264 TABLE 2—REGISTRANTS REQUESTING IV. Procedures for Withdrawal of AMENDMENTS TO DELETE USES IN Request CERTAIN PESTICIDE PRODUCTS— Registrants who choose to withdraw a request for use deletion must submit the Continued EPA Company no. 008622 Bayer Cropscience LP, 2 T.W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. The Andersons Lawn Fertilizer Division, Inc., dba/ Free Flow Fertilizer, PO Box 119, Maumee, OH 43537. 039967 Lanxess Corp., 111 Ridc Park W. Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275– 1112. 043813 058266 062719 066222 000279 FMC Corp. Agricultural Products Group, 1735 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19103. 000464 The Dow Chemical Co., Agent For: Dow Chemical Co., The, 1500 E. Lake Cook Rd., Buffalo Grove, IL 60089. ICL-IP America, Inc., 95 Maccorkle Ave. Southwest, South Charleston, WV 25303–1411. 009198 Company Name and Address Delta Analytical Corp., Agent For: Senoret Chemical Co., Inc., 12510 Prosperity Drive, Suite 160, Silver Spring, MD 20904. Company Name and Address Janssen PMP, Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, 1125 Trenton-Harbourton Rd, Titusville, NJ 08560–0200. Shadow Mountain Products Corp., PO Box 1327, Hollister, CA 95024 Dow Agrosciences LlC, 9330 Zionsville Rd 308/2e, Indianapolis, IN 46268– 1054. Makhteshim-Agan of North America Inc., 4515 Falls of Neuse Rd, Suite 300, Raleigh, NC 27609. 067760 000769 Value Gardens Supply, Llc, d/b/a Value Garden Supply, PO Box 585, Saint Joseph, MO 64502. Aceto Agriculture Chemicals Corp., One Hollow Lane, Lake Success, NY 11042– 1215. 005785 jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES 002749 Great Lakes Chem Corp., Director of Regulatory Affairs, PO Box 2200, West Lafayette, IN 47996– 2200. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:17 Oct 28, 2008 Jkt 217001 Cheminova, Inc., 1600 Wilson Blvd., Suite 700, Arlington, VA 22209. 083504 Kerley Trading, Inc., PO Box 15627, Phoenix, AZ 85060–5627. III. What is the Agency’s Authority for Taking this Action? Section 6(f)(1) of FIFRA provides that a registrant of a pesticide product may at any time request that any of its pesticide registrations be amended to delete one or more uses. The FIFRA further provides that, before acting on the request, EPA must publish a notice of receipt of any such request in the Federal Register. Thereafter, the Administrator may approve such a request. PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 withdrawal in writing to John Jamula using the methods in ADDRESSES. Requests for withdrawal must be received on or before April 27, 2009 or November 28, 2008, for those registrations where the 180–day comment period has been waived. V. Provisions for Disposition of Existing Stocks The Agency has authorized the registrants to sell or distribute product under the previously approved labeling for a period of 18 months after approval of the revision, unless other restrictions have been imposed, as in special review actions. List of Subjects Environmental protection, Pesticides and pests. Dated: October 16, 2008. ´ Katryn Bouve, Director, Information Technology and Resources Management Division. [FR Doc. E8–25517 Filed 10–28–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–S ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–OPP–2007–1082; FRL–8387–4] Sulfluramid Registration Review Final Decision; Notice of Availability Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces the availability of EPA’s final registration review decision for the pesticide case sulfluramid. Registration review is EPA’s periodic review of pesticide registrations to ensure that each pesticide continues to satisfy the statutory standard for registration, that is, that the pesticide can perform its intended function without causing unreasonable adverse effects on human health or the environment. Through this program, EPA is ensuring that each pesticide’s registration is based on current scientific and other knowledge (including its effects on human health and the environment). ADDRESSES: Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the docket index available in regulations.gov. To access the electronic docket, go to http:// www.regulations.gov; select ‘‘Advanced Search,’’ then ‘‘Docket Search.’’ Insert the docket ID number where indicated E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 210 / Wednesday, October 29, 2008 / Notices and select the ‘‘Submit’’ button. Follow the instructions on the regulations.gov website to view the docket index or access available documents. Although, listed in the index, some information is not publicly available, e.g., CBI or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. Certain other material, such as copyrighted material, is not placed on the Internet and will be publicly available only in hard copy form. Publicly available docket materials are available either in the electronic docket at http:// www.regulations.gov, or, if only available in hard copy, at the OPP Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S– 4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. The hours of operation of this Docket Facility are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The Docket Facility telephone number is (703) 305–5805. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rosanna Louie, Special Review and Reregistration Division (7508P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460– 0001; telephone number: (703) 308– 0037; fax number: (703) 308–8005; email address: louie.rosanna@epa.gov. For general questions on the registration review program, contact Kevin Costello, Special Review and Reregistration Division (7508P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460– 0001; telephone number: (703) 305– 5026; fax number: (703) 308–8090; email address: costello.kevin@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. General Information 64331 wide range of stakeholders including environmental, human health, and agricultural advocates; the chemical industry; pesticide users; and members of the public interested in the sale, distribution, or use of pesticides. Since others also may be interested, the Agency has not attempted to describe all the specific entities that may be affected by this action. If you have any questions regarding the applicability of this action to a particular entity, consult the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. II. Background A. What Action is the Agency Taking? This notice announces the final registration review decisions for the sulfluramid case as shown in Table 1. Does this Action Apply to Me? This action is directed to the public in general, and may be of interest to a TABLE 1.—REGISTRATION REVIEW DOCKET - FINAL DECISION Registration Review Case Name and Number Sulfluramid Case 7411 Pesticide Docket ID Number EPA–HQ–OPP–2007–1082 jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES The docket for registration review of this pesticide case includes the final registration review decision document as well as other relevant documents related to the registration review of the subject case. The proposed registration review decision was posted to the docket for the above case and the public was invited to submit any comments or new information. During the 60–day comment period, no public comments were received for the sulfluramid case. Background on the registration review program is provided at: http:// www.epa.gov/oppsrrd1/ registration_review/. Quick links to earlier documents related to the registration review of this pesticide are provided at: http://www.epa.gov/ oppsrrd1/registration_review/ sulfluramid/index.htm. B. What is the Agency’s Authority for Taking this Action? FIFRA Section 3(g) and 40 CFR 155.57 and 155.58 provide authority for this action. A registration review decision is the Agency’s determination whether a pesticide meets, or does not meet, the standard for registration in FIFRA. This final decision continues to be supported by the rationales included in the VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:17 Oct 28, 2008 Regulatory Contact name, Phone Number, E-mail Address Jkt 217001 Rosanna Louie (703) 308–0037 Louie.rosanna@epa.gov proposed final decision for sulfluramid. The documents in the docket describe the Agency’s rationale for issuing a registration review final decision for sulfluramid. No additional risk mitigation measures are required or specified for products containing sulfluramid and no labeling changes are currently required as a result of this final decision. ACTION: Notice. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY SUMMARY: This notice announces the availability of EPA’s Reregistration Eligibility Decision (RED) for the pesticide triclosan, and opens a public comment period on this document. The Agency’s risk assessments and other related documents also are available in the triclosan Docket. Triclosan is regulated by both the U.S. EPA and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The EPA regulates the antimicrobial uses of triclosan when used as a bacteriostat, fungistat, mildewstat, and deodorizer. EPA has reviewed triclosan through the public participation process that the Agency uses to involve the public in developing pesticide reregistration and tolerance reassessment decisions. Through these programs as mentioned in Unit II.A. of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. EPA is ensuring that all pesticides meet current health and safety standards. [EPA–HQ–OPP–2007-0513; FRL–8388–8] DATES: Triclosan; Reregistration Eligibility Decision; Notice of Availability ADDRESSES: List of Subjects Environmental protection, Registration review, Pesticides, Pests, and Sulfluramid. Dated: October 20, 2008. Steven Bradbury, Director, Special Review and Reregistration Division, Office of Pesticide Programs. [FR Doc. E8–25667 Filed 10–28–08; 8:45 a.m.] BILLING CODE 6560–50–S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00031 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Comments must be received on or before December 29, 2008. Submit your comments, identified by docket identification (ID) number EPA–HQ–OPP–2007-0513, by one of the following methods: E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1

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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[EPA-HQ-OPP-2007-1082; FRL-8387-4]


Sulfluramid Registration Review Final Decision; Notice of 
Availability

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces the availability of EPA's final 
registration review decision for the pesticide case sulfluramid. 
Registration review is EPA's periodic review of pesticide registrations 
to ensure that each pesticide continues to satisfy the statutory 
standard for registration, that is, that the pesticide can perform its 
intended function without causing unreasonable adverse effects on human 
health or the environment. Through this program, EPA is ensuring that 
each pesticide's registration is based on current scientific and other 
knowledge (including its effects on human health and the environment).

ADDRESSES: Docket: All documents in the docket are listed in the docket 
index available in regulations.gov. To access the electronic docket, go 
to http://www.regulations.gov; select ``Advanced Search,'' then 
``Docket Search.'' Insert the docket ID number where indicated

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and select the ``Submit'' button. Follow the instructions on the 
regulations.gov website to view the docket index or access available 
documents. Although, listed in the index, some information is not 
publicly available, e.g., CBI or other information whose disclosure is 
restricted by statute. Certain other material, such as copyrighted 
material, is not placed on the Internet and will be publicly available 
only in hard copy form. Publicly available docket materials are 
available either in the electronic docket at http://
www.regulations.gov, or, if only available in hard copy, at the OPP 
Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S-4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 
2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. The hours of operation of this 
Docket Facility are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, 
excluding legal holidays. The Docket Facility telephone number is (703) 
305-5805.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rosanna Louie, Special Review and 
Reregistration Division (7508P), Office of Pesticide Programs, 
Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., 
Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone number: (703) 308-0037; fax 
number: (703) 308-8005; e-mail address: louie.rosanna@epa.gov.
    For general questions on the registration review program, contact 
Kevin Costello, Special Review and Reregistration Division (7508P), 
Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 
Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone number: 
(703) 305-5026; fax number: (703) 308-8090; e-mail address: 
costello.kevin@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. General Information

Does this Action Apply to Me?

    This action is directed to the public in general, and may be of 
interest to a wide range of stakeholders including environmental, human 
health, and agricultural advocates; the chemical industry; pesticide 
users; and members of the public interested in the sale, distribution, 
or use of pesticides. Since others also may be interested, the Agency 
has not attempted to describe all the specific entities that may be 
affected by this action. If you have any questions regarding the 
applicability of this action to a particular entity, consult the person 
listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

II. Background

A. What Action is the Agency Taking?

    This notice announces the final registration review decisions for 
the sulfluramid case as shown in Table 1.

          Table 1.--Registration Review Docket - Final Decision
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                                                      Regulatory Contact
  Registration Review Case Name    Pesticide Docket       name, Phone
           and Number                  ID Number        Number, E-mail
                                                            Address
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Sulfluramid Case 7411             EPA-HQ-OPP-2007-10  Rosanna Louie
                                   82                 (703) 308-0037
                                                      Louie.rosanna@epa.
gov
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    The docket for registration review of this pesticide case includes 
the final registration review decision document as well as other 
relevant documents related to the registration review of the subject 
case. The proposed registration review decision was posted to the 
docket for the above case and the public was invited to submit any 
comments or new information. During the 60-day comment period, no 
public comments were received for the sulfluramid case.
    Background on the registration review program is provided at: 
http://www.epa.gov/oppsrrd1/registration_review/. Quick links to 
earlier documents related to the registration review of this pesticide 
are provided at: http://www.epa.gov/oppsrrd1/registration_review/
sulfluramid/index.htm.

B. What is the Agency's Authority for Taking this Action?

    FIFRA Section 3(g) and 40 CFR 155.57 and 155.58 provide authority 
for this action.
    A registration review decision is the Agency's determination 
whether a pesticide meets, or does not meet, the standard for 
registration in FIFRA. This final decision continues to be supported by 
the rationales included in the proposed final decision for sulfluramid. 
The documents in the docket describe the Agency's rationale for issuing 
a registration review final decision for sulfluramid. No additional 
risk mitigation measures are required or specified for products 
containing sulfluramid and no labeling changes are currently required 
as a result of this final decision.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection, Registration review, Pesticides, Pests, 
and Sulfluramid.

    Dated: October 20, 2008.
Steven Bradbury,
Director, Special Review and Reregistration Division, Office of 
Pesticide Programs.
[FR Doc. E8-25667 Filed 10-28-08; 8:45 a.m.]
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