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EPA/OCSPP RIN: 2070-AK00 Publication ID: Spring 2017 
Title: Pesticides; Technical Amendments to Data Requirements 
Abstract:

EPA is proposing a correction pertaining to the "200 ppb level" described in 40 CFR section158.2230(d) to clarify that the 200 ppb level is based on total estimated daily dietary intake for an individual and not on the amount of residue present on a single food. This change is intended to enhance understanding of the data required to support an antimicrobial pesticide registration and does not alter the burden or costs associated with these requirements. EPA is not proposing any new data requirements or substantive revisions to existing requirements. This correction specifically satisfies one of the commitments in a settlement agreement reached with the American Chemistry Council that became effective on March 2, 2015. This settlement agreement is available in www.regulations.gov using the document ID number EPA-HQ-OPP-2008-0110-0139.

 
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency(EPA)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 40 CFR 158   
Legal Authority: 7 U.S.C. 136 to 136(y) Federal Insecticide Fungicide and Rodenticide Act   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
NPRM  Judicial  158W -- must publish NPRM  09/02/2017 
Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  07/00/2017 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: Federal 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Information URL: https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-registration/data-requirements-pesticide-registration  
Sectors Affected: 32532 Pesticide and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Cameo Smoot
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Mail Code 7506P,
Washington, DC 20460
Phone:703 305-5454
Email: smoot.cameo@epa.gov

Jackie Mosby
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Mail Code 7506P,
Washington, DC 20460
Phone:703 308-2226
Email: mosby.jackie@epa.gov