Notice of Receipt of Requests for Amendments to Delete Uses in Certain Pesticide Registrations, 58286-58287 [E9-26926]

Download as PDF jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES 58286 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 217 / Thursday, November 12, 2009 / Notices Background: EPA’s Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards (OAQPS) requested that the Science Advisory Board (SAB) review their draft methodologies for conducting Risk and Technology Review assessments (RTR assessments) as required by the Clean Air Act. These assessments evaluate the effects of industrial emissions of hazardous air pollutants (HAPs) on public health and the environment. The proposed methodologies are demonstrated through the use of two case studies, (1) petroleum refineries and (2) Portland cement manufacturing facilities. The SAB RTR Methods Review Panel held a meeting on July 28–29, 2009 to review the EPA methodology and assessment document. A Federal Register notice dated June 10, 2009 (74 FR 27538) announced the meeting and provided background information on this advisory activity. Information on the process of forming the RTR Methods Review Panel was provided in a Federal Register notice dated January 31, 2008 (73 FR 5836– 5838). The purpose of this upcoming teleconference is for the Panel to discuss its draft advisory report. Additional information about this advisory activity can be found on the SAB Web site at http://www.epa.gov/sab. Availability of Meeting Materials: The teleconference agenda and other materials including the SAB Committee’s draft report will be placed on the SAB Web site at http:// www.epa.gov/sab in advance of the teleconference. Procedures for Providing Public Input: Interested members of the public may submit relevant written or oral information for the SAB Panel to consider during the advisory process. Oral Statements: In general, individuals or groups requesting an oral presentation at a public teleconference will be limited to three minutes per speaker, with no more than a total of 30 minutes for all speakers. Interested parties should contact Dr. Shallal, DFO, in writing (preferably via e-mail) at the contact information noted above, by November 24, 2009 to be placed on the list of public speakers for the teleconference. Written Statements: Written statements should be received in the SAB Staff Office no later than November 30, 2009 so that the information may be made available to the SAB Panel members for their consideration. Written statements should be supplied to the DFO in the following formats: One hard copy with original signature, and one electronic copy via e-mail (acceptable file format: Adobe Acrobat PDF, WordPerfect, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, or Rich Text VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:12 Nov 10, 2009 Jkt 220001 files in IBM–PC/Windows 98/2000/XP format). Submitters are requested to provide two versions of each document submitted with and without signatures, because the SAB Staff Office does not publish documents with signatures on its Web sites. Accessibility: For information on access or services for individuals with disabilities, please contact Dr. Shallal at the phone number or e-mail address noted above, preferably at least ten days prior to the meeting to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460–0001. • Delivery: OPP Regulatory Public Docket (7502P), Environmental Protection Agency, Rm. S–4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. Deliveries are only accepted during the Docket Facility’s normal hours of operation (8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays). Special arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed information. The Docket Facility telephone number is (703) 305–5805. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary L. Waller, Registration Division (7505P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460–0001; telephone number: (703) 308–9354; e-mail address: waller.mary@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: [EPA–HQ–OPP–2007-0536; FRL–8798–2] I. General Information Notice of Receipt of Requests for Amendments to Delete Uses in Certain Pesticide Registrations AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: In accordance with section 6(f)(1) of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended, EPA is issuing a notice of receipt of request for amendments by registrants to delete uses in certain pesticide registrations. 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. FIFRA further provides that, before acting on the request, EPA must publish a notice of receipt of any request in the Federal Register. DATES: The deletions are effective December 14, 2009. The Agency will consider a withdrawal request postmarked no later than December 14, 2009. Comments must be received on or before December 14, 2009. Users of these products who desire continued use on crops or sites being deleted should contact the applicable registrant on or before December 14, 2009. ADDRESSES: Submit your withdrawal request, identified by docket identification (ID) number EPA–HQ– OPP–2007–0536, by one of the following methods: •Mail: Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) Regulatory Public Docket (7502P), A. Does this Action Apply to Me? This action is directed to the public in general. Although this action may be of particular interest to persons who produce or use pesticides, 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 information in this notice, consult the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. B. How Can I Get Copies of this Document and Other Related Information? 1. Docket. EPA has established a docket for this action under docket ID number EPA–HQ–OPP–2007–0536. 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 Office of Pesticide Programs (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. 2. Electronic access. You may access this Federal Register document electronically through the EPA Internet under the ‘‘Federal Register’’ listings at http://www.epa.gov/fedrgstr. Dated: November 4, 2009. Vanessa T. Vu, Director, EPA Science Advisory Board Staff Office. [FR Doc. E9–27169 Filed 11–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 II. What Action is the Agency Taking? This notice announces receipt by the Agency of applications from registrants to delete uses in certain pesticide E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 217 / Thursday, November 12, 2009 / Notices registrations. These registrations are listed in Table 1 of this unit by registration number, product name, 58287 active ingredient, and specific uses deleted: TABLE 1.—REQUESTS FOR AMENDMENTS TO DELETE USES IN CERTAIN PESTICIDE REGISTRATIONS EPA Registration No. Product Name Active Ingredient Delete from Label 10163–274 Rubigan AS Turf and Ornamental Fenarimol All turf uses except golf course tees, greens, and fairways and turf in professional athletic stadia 10163–276 Rubigan Technical Fenarimol All turf uses except golf course tees, greens, and fairways and turf in professional athletic stadia 10163–290 Riverdale Patchwork Fenarimol All turf uses except golf course tees, greens, and fairways and turf in professional athletic stadia 10163–302 Fenarimol Technical Fenarimol All turf uses except golf course tees, greens, and fairways and turf in professional athletic stadia Users of these products who desire continued use on crops or sites being deleted should contact the applicable registrant before December 14, 2009 to discuss withdrawal of the application for amendment. This 30–day period will also permit interested members of the public to intercede with registrants prior to the Agency’s approval of the deletion. 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 REGISTRATIONS EPA Company Number Company Name and Address 10163 Gowan Company, P.O. Box 5569, Yuma, AZ 85366-5569 III. What is the Agency’s Authority for Taking this Action? have been imposed, as in special review actions. 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. List of Subjects Environmental protection, Pesticides and pests. IV. Procedures for Withdrawal of Request jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES Registrants who choose to withdraw a request for use deletion must submit the withdrawal in writing to Mary L. Waller using the methods in ADDRESSES. The Agency will consider written withdrawal requests postmarked no later than December 14, 2009. Dated: October 29, 2009. G. Jeffrey Herndon, Acting Director, Registration Division, Office of Pesticide Programs. [FR Doc. E9–26926 Filed 11–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–S ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–OPP–2009–0803; FRL–8796–5] Pseudomonas Fluorescens; Receipt of Application for Emergency Exemption, Solicitation of Public Comment V. Provisions for Disposition of Existing Stocks AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. 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 SUMMARY: EPA has received a quarantine exemption request from the United States Department of Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation to use the pesticide Pseudomonas fluorescens VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:12 Nov 10, 2009 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 CL145A (ATCC #55799) to treat dams, water distribution (e.g., canals, pipes and plumbing), water treatment, water pumping facilities, irrigation and power generation facilities infested with invasive quagga and zebra mussels and associated reservoirs, water holding marinas and watercraft, recreational facilities (e.g., beaches, boat launches), fish hatcheries and fish protection facilities (e.g., fish ladders and screens). The applicant proposes the use of a new chemical which has not been registered by the EPA. EPA is soliciting public comment before making the decision whether or not to grant the exemption. DATES: Comments must be received on or before November 27, 2009. ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by docket identification (ID) number EPA–HQ–OPP–2009–0803, by one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) Regulatory Public Docket (7502P), Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460–0001. E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 217 (Thursday, November 12, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 58286-58287]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-26926]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[EPA-HQ-OPP-2007-0536; FRL-8798-2]


Notice of Receipt of Requests for Amendments to Delete Uses in 
Certain Pesticide Registrations

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with section 6(f)(1) of the Federal Insecticide, 
Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended, EPA is issuing a 
notice of receipt of request for amendments by registrants to delete 
uses in certain pesticide registrations. 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. FIFRA further provides that, before acting on the 
request, EPA must publish a notice of receipt of any request in the 
Federal Register.

DATES: The deletions are effective December 14, 2009. The Agency will 
consider a withdrawal request postmarked no later than December 14, 
2009. Comments must be received on or before December 14, 2009.
    Users of these products who desire continued use on crops or sites 
being deleted should contact the applicable registrant on or before 
December 14, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Submit your withdrawal request, identified by docket 
identification (ID) number EPA-HQ-OPP-2007-0536, by one of the 
following methods:
    Mail: Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) Regulatory Public 
Docket (7502P), Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania 
Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001.
     Delivery: OPP Regulatory Public Docket (7502P), 
Environmental Protection Agency, Rm. S-4400, One Potomac Yard (South 
Bldg.), 2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. Deliveries are only 
accepted during the Docket Facility's normal hours of operation (8:30 
a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays). 
Special arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed 
information. The Docket Facility telephone number is (703) 305-5805.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary L. Waller, Registration Division 
(7505P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 
1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone 
number: (703) 308-9354; e-mail address: waller.mary@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. General Information

A. Does this Action Apply to Me?

    This action is directed to the public in general. Although this 
action may be of particular interest to persons who produce or use 
pesticides, 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 information in this notice, consult the person listed 
under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

B. How Can I Get Copies of this Document and Other Related Information?

    1. Docket. EPA has established a docket for this action under 
docket ID number EPA-HQ-OPP-2007-0536. 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 Office 
of Pesticide Programs (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.
    2. Electronic access. You may access this Federal Register document 
electronically through the EPA Internet under the ``Federal Register'' 
listings at http://www.epa.gov/fedrgstr.

II. What Action is the Agency Taking?

    This notice announces receipt by the Agency of applications from 
registrants to delete uses in certain pesticide

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registrations. These registrations are listed in Table 1 of this unit 
by registration number, product name, active ingredient, and specific 
uses deleted:

               Table 1.--Requests for Amendments to Delete Uses in Certain Pesticide Registrations
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         EPA Registration No.                Product Name          Active Ingredient        Delete from Label
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10163-274                              Rubigan AS Turf and      Fenarimol                All turf uses except
                                        Ornamental                                        golf course tees,
                                                                                          greens, and fairways
                                                                                          and turf in
                                                                                          professional athletic
                                                                                          stadia
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10163-276                              Rubigan Technical        Fenarimol                All turf uses except
                                                                                          golf course tees,
                                                                                          greens, and fairways
                                                                                          and turf in
                                                                                          professional athletic
                                                                                          stadia
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10163-290                              Riverdale Patchwork      Fenarimol                All turf uses except
                                                                                          golf course tees,
                                                                                          greens, and fairways
                                                                                          and turf in
                                                                                          professional athletic
                                                                                          stadia
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10163-302                              Fenarimol Technical      Fenarimol                All turf uses except
                                                                                          golf course tees,
                                                                                          greens, and fairways
                                                                                          and turf in
                                                                                          professional athletic
                                                                                          stadia
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    Users of these products who desire continued use on crops or sites 
being deleted should contact the applicable registrant before December 
14, 2009 to discuss withdrawal of the application for amendment. This 
30-day period will also permit interested members of the public to 
intercede with registrants prior to the Agency's approval of the 
deletion.
    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 Registrations
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          EPA Company Number                Company Name and Address
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10163                                  Gowan Company, P.O. Box 5569,
                                        Yuma, AZ 85366-5569
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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.

IV. Procedures for Withdrawal of Request

    Registrants who choose to withdraw a request for use deletion must 
submit the withdrawal in writing to Mary L. Waller using the methods in 
ADDRESSES. The Agency will consider written withdrawal requests 
postmarked no later than December 14, 2009.

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 29, 2009.
 G. Jeffrey Herndon,
Acting Director, Registration Division, Office of Pesticide Programs.

[FR Doc. E9-26926 Filed 11-10-09; 8:45 am]
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