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The EPA is calling for submissions on an application for release of a fungicide for treating downy mildew in onions, which contains the active ingredient oxathiapiprolin.

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Organophosphates and carbamates

New rules for OPC-based insecticides in force 1 July. These rules have been set to protect people and the environment.

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In this issue: EPA releases 2015 HSNO Monitoring Report; new HSNO reform update section on website; new antifouling paint rules; new rules are in force for some insecticides; submissions sought on EPA’s Chemical Review, GF-2687 and Esteem.

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Hazardous Substances Update July 2015

Stay safe with antifouling paint

Learn how to protect yourself and others when painting boats. New rules in force from 1 July 2015.

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In this issue: new EPA Chief Executive announced; decision made on Tukituki Catchment Proposal; beetle approved for release.

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Submissions sought on fungicide for onion mildew

23/07/2015

The EPA is calling for submissions on an application for release of a fungicide intended to be used for the control of mildew in onions.

EPA approves change to PredaSTOP baits control

23/07/2015

An EPA Decision-making Committee has approved an application to change one of the controls on two PredaSTOP baits.

Submissions sought on fungicide for onion mildew

23/07/2015

The EPA is calling for submissions on an application for release of Du Pont Zorvec Enicade Fungicide.

Submissions sought on Callisto

28/04/2015

The EPA is calling for submissions on a modified reassessment of the herbicide Callisto. This is an already-approved herbicide, which contains the active ingredient mesotrione.

Submissions sought on fungicide for onion mildew

23/07/2015

The EPA is calling for submissions on an application for release of a fungicide intended to be used for the control of mildew in onions.

Submissions sought on fungicide for onion mildew

23/07/2015

The EPA is calling for submissions on an application for release of Du Pont Zorvec Enicade Fungicide.