[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 163 (Wednesday, August 22, 2012)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-20666]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0390; FRL-9358-2]


Pesticide Products; Receipt of Applications To Register New Uses

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces receipt of applications to register new 
uses for pesticide products containing currently registered active 
ingredients, pursuant to the provisions of section 3(c) of the Federal 
Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended. EPA is 
publishing this Notice of such applications, pursuant to section 
3(c)(4) of FIFRA.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before September 21, 2012.

ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by docket identification 
(ID) number EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0390 by one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. Do not submit 
electronically any information you consider to be Confidential Business 
Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted 
by statute.
     Mail: OPP Docket, Environmental Protection Agency Docket 
Center (EPA/DC), Mail Code: 28221T, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., 
Washington, DC 20460-0001.
     Hand Delivery: To make special arrangements for hand 
delivery or delivery of boxed information, please follow the 
instructions at http://www.epa.gov/dockets/contacts.htm.
    Additional instructions on commenting or visiting the docket, along 
with more information about dockets generally, is available at http://www.epa.gov/dockets.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A contact person is listed at the end 
of each registration application summary and may be contacted by 
telephone or email. The mailing address for each contact person listed 
is Registration Division (7505P), Office of Pesticide Programs, 
Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., 
Washington, DC 20460-0001.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. General Information

A. Does this action apply to me?

    You may be potentially affected by this action if you are an 
agricultural producer, food manufacturer, or pesticide manufacturer. 
Potentially affected entities may include, but are not limited to:
     Crop production (NAICS code 111).
     Animal production (NAICS code 112).
     Food manufacturing (NAICS code 311).
     Pesticide manufacturing (NAICS code 32532).
    This listing is not intended to be exhaustive, but rather provides 
a guide for readers regarding entities likely to be affected by this 
action. Other types of entities not listed in this unit could also be 
affected. The North American

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Industrial Classification System (NAICS) codes have been provided to 
assist you and others in determining whether this action might apply to 
certain entities. If you have any questions regarding the applicability 
of this action to a particular entity, consult the person listed under 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

B. What should I consider as I prepare my comments for EPA?

    1. Submitting CBI. Do not submit this information to EPA through 
regulations.gov or email. Clearly mark the part or all of the 
information that you claim to be CBI. For CBI information in a disk or 
CD-ROM that you mail to EPA, mark the outside of the disk or CD-ROM as 
CBI and then identify electronically within the disk or CD-ROM the 
specific information that is claimed as CBI. In addition to one 
complete version of the comment that includes information claimed as 
CBI, a copy of the comment that does not contain the information 
claimed as CBI must be submitted for inclusion in the public docket. 
Information so marked will not be disclosed except in accordance with 
procedures set forth in 40 CFR part 2.
    2. Tips for preparing your comments. When submitting comments, 
remember to:
    i. Identify the document by docket ID number and other identifying 
information (subject heading, Federal Register date and page number). 
If you are commenting on a docket that addresses multiple products, 
please indicate to which registration number(s) your comment applies. 
If you are commenting on a docket that addresses multiple products, 
please indicate to which registration number(s) your comment applies.
    ii. Follow directions. The Agency may ask you to respond to 
specific questions or organize comments by referencing a Code of 
Federal Regulations (CFR) part or section number.
    iii. Explain why you agree or disagree; suggest alternatives and 
substitute language for your requested changes.
    iv. Describe any assumptions and provide any technical information 
and/or data that you used.
    v. If you estimate potential costs or burdens, explain how you 
arrived at your estimate in sufficient detail to allow for it to be 
reproduced.
    vi. Provide specific examples to illustrate your concerns and 
suggest alternatives.
    vii. Explain your views as clearly as possible, avoiding the use of 
profanity or personal
    threats.
    viii. Make sure to submit your comments by the comment period 
deadline identified.

II. Registration Applications for New Uses

    EPA received applications as follows to register pesticide products 
containing currently registered active ingredients pursuant to the 
provisions of section 3(c) of FIFRA, and is publishing this Notice of 
such applications pursuant to section 3(c)(4) of FIFRA. Notice of 
receipt of these applications does not imply a decision by the Agency 
on the applications.
    1. Registration File Symbol: 100-RURR. Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-
2011-0665. Applicant: Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC., P.O. Box 18300, 
Greensboro, NC 27419-8300. Active ingredient: Emamectin benzoate. 
Product Type: Insecticide. Proposed Uses: Outdoor commercial ornamental 
nursery production. Contact: Thomas Harris, (703) 308-9423, email 
address: harris.thomas@epa.gov.
    2. Registration Numbers: 100-526, 100-541, and 100-603. Docket 
Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0301. Applicant: Syngenta Crop Protection, 
LLC., P.O. Box 18300, Greensboro, NC 27419-8300. Active ingredient: 
Simazine. Product Type: Herbicide. Proposed Uses: Citrus fruits (crop 
group 10), pome fruits (crop group 11), stone fruits (crop group 6) and 
tree nuts (crop group 14, except almond hulls). Contact: Hope Johnson, 
(703) 305-5410, email address: johnson.hope@epa.gov.
    3. Registration Numbers: 100-902 and 100-904. Docket Number: EPA-
HQ-OPP-2011-0665. Applicant: Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC., P.O. Box 
18300, Greensboro, NC 27419-8300. Active ingredient: Emamectin 
benzoate. Product Type: Insecticide. Proposed Uses: Vegetable, 
cucurbit, group 9. Contact: Thomas Harris, (703) 308-9423, email 
address: harris.thomas@epa.gov.
    4. Registration Numbers: 264-748 and 264-752. Docket Number: EPA-
HQ-OPP-2012-0427. Applicant: Bayer CropScience LP., P.O. Box 12014, 2 
T. W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Active 
ingredient: Tebuconazole. Product Type: Fungicide. Proposed Use: 
Fruiting vegetables (group 8-10). Contact: Heather Garvie, (703) 308-
0034, email address: garvie.heather@epa.gov.
    5. Registration Numbers: 352-594, 352-597, 352-638, and 352-640. 
Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0420. Applicant: DuPont Crop Protection, 
Stine-Haskell Research Center, P.O. Box 30, Newark, NJ 19714-0030. 
Active ingredient: Indoxacarb. Product Type: Insecticide. Proposed 
Uses: Dry bean, snap bean, small fruit vine climbing (subgroup 13-07F), 
low growing berry (subgroup 13-07H). Contact: Julie Chao, (703) 308-
8735, email address: chao.julie@epa.gov.
    6. Registration Numbers: 400-461, 400-466, and 400-487. Docket 
Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0515. Applicant: Chemtura Corporation, 199 
Benson Road, Middlebury, CT 06749. Active ingredient: Diflubenzuron. 
Product Type: Insecticide. Proposed Use: Citrus (crop group 10-09). 
Contact: Autumn Metzger, (703) 305-5314, email address: 
metzger.autumn@epa.gov.
    7. Registration File Symbol: 524-ANO. Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-
2012-0545. Applicant: Monsanto, 1300 I St., NW., Suite 450 East, 
Washington, DC 20005. Active ingredient: Dicamba. Product Type: 
Herbicide. Proposed Use: Dicamba-tolerant MON 87708 Soybeans. Contact: 
Michael Walsh, (703) 308-2972, email address: walsh.michael@epa.gov.
    8. Registration Numbers: 5481-219 and 5481-430. Docket Number: EPA-
HQ-OPP-2012-00203. Applicant: Amvac Chemical Company, 4695 MacArthur 
Court, Suite 1200, Newport Beach, CA 92660-1706. Active ingredient: 1-
Naphthalenacetic Acid. Product Type: Fungicide. Proposed Uses: Avocado, 
mamey sapote, mango, rambutan; and pome fruit group 11-10. Contact: 
Rosemary Kearns, (703) 305-5611, email address: 
kearns.rosemary@epa.gov.
    9. Registration Numbers: 5481-433 and 5481-533. Docket Number: EPA-
HQ-OPP-2012-0203. Applicant: Amvac Chemical Company, 4695 MacArthur 
Court, Suite 1200, Newport Beach, CA 92660-1706. Active ingredient: 1-
Naphthalenacetic Acid, Ethyl Ester. Product Type: Fungicide. Proposed 
Uses: Avocado, mamey sapote, mango, rambutan; and pome fruit group 11-
10. Contact: Rosemary Kearns, (703) 305-5611, email address: 
kearns.rosemary@epa.gov.
    10. Registration Number: 5481-541. Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-
0203. Applicant: Amvac Chemical Company, 4695 MacArthur Court, Suite 
1200, Newport Beach, CA 92660-1706. Active ingredient: 1-
Naphthalenacetic Acid, Sodium Salt. Product Type: Fungicide. Proposed 
Uses: Avocado, mamey sapote, mango, rambutan; and pome fruit group 11-
10. Contact: Rosemary Kearns, (703) 305-5611, email address: 
kearns.rosemary@epa.gov.
    11. Registration File Symbol: 7969-GUL. Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-
2012-0492. Applicant: BASF Corporation, P.O. Box 13528, 26 Davis Drive, 
Research Triangle Park, NC

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27709. Active ingredient: Dicamba. Product Type: Herbicide. Proposed 
Uses: Dicamba-tolerant MON 87708 Soybeans; and conventional crops, 
including asparagus, corn (field, seed, silage, and popcorn), cotton 
(conventional), grass grown for seed, proso millet, pasture hay, 
rangeland, farmstead (non-cropland), farmstead turf (non-cropland), 
Conservation Reserve Program, small grains (barley, oats, triticale, 
and wheat), sorghum, soybean (conventional), sugarcane, and sod farms. 
Contact: Michael Walsh, (703) 308-2972, email address: 
walsh.michael@epa.gov.
    12. Registration Numbers: 7969-185, 7969-186, 7969-247, 7969-258, 
7969-289, and 7969-291. Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0549. Applicant: 
BASF Corporation, P.O. Box 13528, 26 Davis Drive, Research Triangle 
Park, NC 27709. Active ingredient: Pyraclostrobin. Product Type: 
Fungicide. Proposed Use: Sugarcane. Contact: Dominic Schuler, (703) 
347-0260, email address: schuler.dominic@epa.gov.
    13. Registration Numbers: 59639-154 and 59639-166. Docket Number: 
EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0419. Applicant: Valent U.S.A. Corporation, 1600 
Riviera Ave., Suite 200, Walnut Creek, CA 94596. Active ingredient: 
Imazosulfuron. Product Type: Herbicide. Proposed Uses: Melons 
(cantaloupe, citron melon, muskmelon, watermelon); and vegetables, 
tuberous and corm (arracacha, arrowroot, Chinese artichoke, Jerusalem 
artichoke, edible Canna, bitter cassava, sweet cassava, chayote (root), 
chufa, dasheen, ginger, leren, potato, sweet potato, tanier, turmeric, 
yam bean, and true yam). Contact: Mindy Ondish, (703) 605-0723, email 
address: ondish.mindy@epa.gov.
    14. Registration Number: 62719-407. Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-
0480. Applicant: Dow AgroSciences LLC., 9330 Zionsville Road, 
Indianapolis, IN 46268. Active ingredient: Myclobutanil. Product Type: 
Fungicide. Proposed Use: Formulation use into fungicide products. 
Contact: Marcel Howard, (703) 305-6784, email address: 
howard.marcel@epa.gov.
    15. Registration Number: 62719-410. Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-
0480. Applicant: Dow AgroSciences LLC, 9330 Zionsville Road, 
Indianapolis, IN 46268. Active ingredient: Myclobutanil. Product Type: 
Fungicide. Proposed Use: Grass grown for hay and forage. Contact: 
Marcel Howard, (703) 305-6784, email address: howard.marcel@epa.gov.
    16. Registration Numbers: 63588-91, 63588-92, and 63588-93. Docket 
Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0439. Applicant: K-I Chemical U.S.A., Inc., c/o 
Landis International, Inc., 3185 Madison Highway, P.O. Box 5126, 
Valdosta, GA 31603-5126. Active ingredient: Pyroxasulfone. Product 
Type: Herbicide. Proposed Use: Wheat. Contact: Michael Walsh, (703) 
308-2972, email address: walsh.michael@epa.gov.
    17. Registration Numbers: 63588-91, 63588-92, and 63588-93. Docket 
Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0514. Applicant: K-I Chemical U.S.A., Inc., c/o 
Landis International, Inc., 3185 Madison Highway, P.O. Box 5126, 
Valdosta, GA 31603-5126. Active ingredient: Pyroxasulfone. Product 
Type: Herbicide. Proposed Use: Cotton. Contact: Michael Walsh, (703) 
308-2972, email address: walsh.michael@epa.gov.
    18. Registration Numbers: 66330-64 and 66330-65. Docket Number: 
EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0576. Applicant: Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC., P.O. 
Box 18300, Greensboro, NC 27419-8300. Active ingredient: Fluoxastrobin. 
Product Type: Fungicide. Proposed Uses: Melon, subgroup 9A; and 
sorghum. Contact: Heather Garvie, (703) 308-0034, email address: 
garvie.heather@epa.gov.
    19. Registration File Symbol: 70506-EOA. Docket Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-
2012-0431. Applicant: United Phosphorus, Inc., 630 Freedom Business 
Center, Suite 402, King of Prussia, PA 19406. Active ingredient: 
Endothall (dipotassium salt). Product Type: Herbicide. Proposed Use: 
Apples. Contact: Grant Rowland, (703) 347-0254, email address: 
rowland.grant@epa.gov.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection, Pesticides and pest.

    Dated: August 14, 2012.
Daniel J. Rosenblatt,
Acting Director, Registration Division, Office of Pesticide Programs.
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