TITLE

EPA addressing spray drift issues

AUTHOR(S)
Brandon, Hembree
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;12/21/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 28, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses issues related to pesticide spray drift addressed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA administrators have suggested that drift issues should be addressed in the context of the rulemaking which is under way with the Clean Water Act and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act. The EPA has put forward statements of rulemaking recently, dealing specifically with the issues of pesticides sprayed on or over water. The EPA has also issued field implementation guidance trying to clarify the process by which information will be provided to producers.
ACCESSION #
19689573

 

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