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Main Title Pesticide regulation (PR) notice 96-4 : notice to manufacturers, formulators, producers and registrants of pesticide products. Label statements involving product efficacy and potential for harm to property.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pesticide Programs.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Pesticide Programs,
Year Published 1996
Report Number EPA/730/N-96/002
Stock Number PB96-188446
Subjects Pesticides--United States. ; Pesticides--Labeling--United States. ; Pesticide--United States ; Pesticide--Labeling--United States
Additional Subjects Pesticides ; Labels ; Legal aspects ; Labeling ; Regulations ; Requirements ; Government policies ; State law ; Product claims ; Efficacy ; FIFRA(Federal Insecticide Fungicide and Rodenticide Act)
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NTIS  PB96-188446 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 7 pages ; 28 cm
This notice explains EPA procedures in approving pesticide labels that include claims relating to the efficacy of agricultural pesticides and provides a warning to growers regarding reliance on label statements regarding pesticide efficacy. EPA is issuing this notice at this time to correct a misunderstanding regarding the FIFRA label approval process and efficacy claims that is reflected in a series of court decisions concerning the preemptive effect of FIFRA.
Caption title. "EPA/730/N-96/002." "October 1, 1996." Microfiche.