Special review decision: H113-5/2017-4E-PDF


"Pursuant to subsection 17(2) of the Pest Control Products Act, the Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) conducted a special review of pest control products containing chloropicrin based on the decision taken by the European Commission in 2011 to prohibit all uses of chloropicrin due to health and environmental concerns. The PMRA evaluated the aspects of concern that prompted the special review in accordance with subsection 18(4) of the Pest Control Products Act. The proposed special review decision was published for consultation in the Re-evaluation Note REV2016-10, Special Review of Chloropicrin: Proposed Decision for Consultation, and it outlines the Agency’s proposed decision and the reasons for it. Comments received during the consultation process were taken into consideration in making this final special review decision, and they did not result in changes to the proposed regulatory decision as described in REV2016-10. Therefore, the PMRA, under the authority of the Pest Control Products Act, is confirming the current registration of pest control products containing chloropicrin in Canada"--Special review decision, p. 1.

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Department/Agency Health Canada. Pest Management Regulatory Agency.
Title Special review decision
Subtitle chloropicrin.
Series Title Re-evaluation note,
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Décision d’examen spécial concernant la chloropicrine. Cover title. "10 March 2017."
Date 2017.
Number of Pages 5 p.
Catalogue Number
  • H113-5/2017-4E-PDF
Subject Terms Pesticides, Certification, Toxicology