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RECORD NUMBER: 40 OF 1189
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Alachlor Position Document 2/3.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pesticide Programs.|
|Publisher||8 Oct 86|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental surveys ; Pesticides ; Toxicology ; Toxic substances ; Regulations ; Carcinogenicity tests ; Health hazards ; Risk assessment ; Ground water ; Surface waters ; Farm crops ; Pesticide residues ; Exposure ; Alachlor ; Position document|
The Position Document addresses the risks and benefits of pesticide products containing alachlor. The Agency has determined that the use of products containing the subject active ingredient may meet or exceed a risk criterion described in 40 CFR Part 154. Potential hazards will be examined further to determine the nature and extent of the risk, and considering the benefits of the subject active ingredient, whether such risks cause unreasonable adverse effects on the environment.