Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 19 OF 21
|Main Title||Reregistration eligibility decision (RED) : diclofop-methyl /|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances,|
|Additional Subjects||Herbicides ; Risk assessments ; Environmental impact assessment ; Wheat ; Barley ; Carcinogens ; Laboratory studies ; US EPA ; Health risks ; Health hazards ; Food ; Drinking water ; Surface waters ; Ground water ; Occupational safety and health ; Pesticides ; Regulations ; Risk management ; Toxicity ; Diclofop methyl ; RED(Reregistration Eligibility Decision) ; Reregistration Eligibility Decision|
|Collation||134 pages ; 28 cm|
EPA has completed its review of public comments on the revised risk assessments and is issuing its risk management decisions for diclofop-methyl. This document also presents the Agency's tolerance reassessment for diclofop-methyl. This document also presents the Agency's tolerance reassessment for diclofop-methyl, which includes the consideration of risk to infants and children for any potential dietary, drinking water, dermal, inhalation, or oral exposures. Diclofop-methyl is a restricted use herbicide used on wheat, barley, and golf courses (turf). Diclofop-methyl, first registered in 1982, controls or suppresses various grass weed species. The total annual domestic usage of diclofop-methyl is approximately 750,000 pounds of active ingredient (a.i.). EPA's human health risk assessment for diclofop-methyl indicates few risk concerns.
Cover title. "EPA 738-R-00-009." Microfiche.