US cancellation for fenoxycarb
The US registrants of the insecticide, fenoxycarb, have asked the EPA to cancel its last remaining registrations. Syngenta seeks the cancellation of the active ingredient and Award Fire Ant Bait, while Whitmire Micro-Gen Research Laboratories is dropping its total release fogger, Whitmire PT 2120 TF Preclude. Registrants dropped other uses during the registration review process ( Agrow No 536, p 14). Syngenta proposes to formulate the ai until stocks are exhausted and distribute its end-use product until December 31st 2012. Whitmire would be able to sell its product for US use until December 31st 2013.