[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 44 (Wednesday, March 6, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Page 14540]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-05094]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

 [EPA-HQ-OPP-2008-0850; FRL-9380-7]


Chlorpyrifos Registration Review; Preliminary Volatilization 
Assessment; Extension of Comment Period

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice; extension of comment period.

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SUMMARY: EPA issued a notice in the Federal Register issue of February 
6, 2013, concerning Chlorpyrifos Registration Review; Preliminary 
Evaluation of the Potential Risk From Volatilization. This document 
extends the comment period for 60 days, from March 8, 2013 to May 7, 
2013.

DATES: Comments, identified by docket identification (ID) number EPA-
HQ-OPP-2008-0850, must be received on or before May 7, 2013.

ADDRESSES: Follow the detailed instructions as provided under ADDRESSES 
in the Federal Register document of February 6, 2013.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joel Wolf, Pesticide Re-Evaluation 
Division (7508P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental 
Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460-
0001; telephone number: (703) 347-0228; email address: 
wolf.joel@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This document extends the public comment 
period established in the Federal Register issue of February 6, 2013 
(78 FR 8522) (FRL-9376-5). In that document, EPA announced the 
availability for public comment of its preliminary volatilization 
assessment for the registration review of chlorpyrifos. EPA received 
requests from several commenters to extend the comment period. EPA is 
hereby extending the comment period, which was set to end on March 8, 
2013, to May 7, 2013.
    To submit comments, or access the docket, please follow the 
detailed instructions as provided under ADDRESSES in the February 6, 
2013 Federal Register document. If you have questions, consult the 
person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection, Chlorpyrifos, Pesticides, Pests.

    Dated: February 26, 2013.
Richard P. Keigwin, Jr.,
Director, Pesticide Re-Evaluation Division, Office of Pesticide 
Programs.
[FR Doc. 2013-05094 Filed 3-5-13; 8:45 am]
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