Fluoride Action Network

Sulfuryl Fluoride Comment Period Extended to July 5, 2011

Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency | April 6th, 2011
Industry type: Pesticides

On April 6, EPA published a Federal Register Notice extending the comment period of the proposed phaseout of sulfuryl fluoride by 90 days to July 5, 2011. The Federal Register Notice also clarifies that rice is included among the commodities that will be affected by the recent EPA proposal.
For more information, visit http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/sulfuryl-fluoride/

EFFECTIVE DATE: Comments must be received on or before July 5, 2011.

ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by docket identification (ID) number EPA-HQ-OPP-2005-0174, 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.