Amitraz: H113-27/2017-6E-PDF

"Amitraz is an acaricide/insecticide registered to control American and brown dog ticks on dogs which are older than 12 weeks of age and with a neck size of up to 62 cm, in a slow release pet collar. The human health risk assessment found that there are risks of concern from postapplication exposure following contact with dogs wearing amitraz-impregnated pet collars. Therefore, the cancellation of the use of amitraz in pet collars is proposed at this time"--Executive summary, p. 1.

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Department/Agency Health Canada. Pest Management Regulatory Agency.
Title Amitraz
Series Title Proposed re-evaluation decision,
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: Amitraze. Cover title. “30 June 2017.”
Date 2017.
Number of Pages 50 p.
Catalogue Number
  • H113-27/2017-6E-PDF
Subject Terms Insecticides, Certification, Toxicology