Environmental Protection Agency March 15, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Streptomycin; Pesticide Tolerances for Emergency Exemptions
Document Number: 2017-04779
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-03-15
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This regulation establishes time-limited tolerances for residues of streptomycin in or on fruit, citrus, group 10-10, for both fresh fruit and dried pulp. This action is in response to EPA's granting of an emergency exemption under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) authorizing use of the pesticide in citrus production. This regulation establishes maximum permissible levels for residues of streptomycin in or on these commodities. The time-limited tolerances expire on December 31, 2019.