[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 44 (Wednesday, March 6, 2013)]
[Pages 14539-14540]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-05091]

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[EPA-HQ-OPP-2013-0025; FRL-9379-3]

Notice of Receipt of Pesticide Products; Registration 
Applications To Register New Uses

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.


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. This 
notice provides the public with an opportunity to comment on the 

DATES: Comments must be received on or before April 5, 2013.

ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by docket identification 
(ID) number and the EPA Registration Number or EPA File Symbol of 
interest as shown in the body of this document, by one of the following 
     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), (28221T), 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 
     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, email, or mail. Mail correspondence to the Registration 
Division (7505P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental 
Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460-
0001. As part of the mailing address, include the contact person's 
name, division, and mail code.


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. 
The following list of North American Industrial Classification System 
(NAICS) codes is not intended to be exhaustive, but rather provides a 
guide to help readers determine whether this document applies to them. 
Potentially affected entities may include:
     Crop production (NAICS code 111).
     Animal production (NAICS code 112).
     Food manufacturing (NAICS code 311).
     Pesticide manufacturing (NAICS code 32532).

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).
    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 
    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

    EPA has received applications to register new uses for pesticide 
products containing currently registered active ingredients. Pursuant 
to the provisions of FIFRA section 3(c)(4), EPA is hereby providing 
notice of receipt and opportunity to comment on these applications. 
Notice of receipt of these applications does not imply a decision by 
the Agency on these applications. For actions being evaluated under the 
Agency's public participation process for registration actions, there 
will be an additional opportunity for a 30-day public comment period on 
the proposed decision. Please see the Agency's public participation Web 
site for additional information on this process (http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/regulating/registration-public-involvement.html). EPA 
received the following applications to register new uses for pesticide 
products containing currently registered active ingredients:

    1. EPA Registration Numbers: 100-617 and 100-618. Docket ID 
Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2013-0051. Applicant: Syngenta Crop Protection 
LLC, P.O. Box 18300, Greensboro, NC 27419-8300. Active Ingredient: 
Propiconazole. Product Type: Fungicide. Proposed Use: Rapeseed 
subgroup 20A. Contact: Erin Malone, (703) 347-0253, email address: 
    2. EPA Registration Number: 264-1065. Docket ID Number: EPA-HQ-
OPP-2012-0107. Applicant: Bayer CropScience, P.O. Box 12014, 2 T.W. 
Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Active 
Ingredient: Spirotetramat. Product Type: Insecticide. Proposed Uses: 
Banana and plantain; bushberry subgroup, crop subgroups 13-07B and 
13-07H including aronia berry, bearberry, bilberry, blueberry 
(highbush and lowbush), Chilean guava, cloudberry, cranberry, 
currant (black, buffalo, native, and red), elderberry, European 
barberry, gooseberry, edible honeysuckle, jostaberry, juneberry, 
muntries, lingonberry, partridgeberry, salal, sea buckthorn, 
including cultivars, varieties and/or hybrids of these; additional 
citrus fruits, crop group 10-10 including Australian lime (desert, 
finger, and round), Brown River finger lime, Japanese summer 
grapefruit, Mediterranean mandarin, Mount White lime, New Guinea 
wild lime, Russell River lime, sweet lime, tachibana orange, Tahiti 
lime, trifoliate orange, uniq fruit including cultivars, varieties, 
and/or hybrids of these; coffee; pineapple; additional pome fruits, 
crop group 11-10 including azarole, Chinese quince, Japanese quince, 
medlar, tejocote including cultivars, varieties, and/or hybrids of 
these; pomegranate; bulb vegetables, crop subgroup

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3-07A including daylily (bulb), fritillaria (bulb), garlic (bulbs of 
common, great-headed, serpent), lily (bulb), onion (bulbs of common, 
Chinese, pearl, potato), shallot (bulb) plus cultivars, varieties 
and/or hybrids of these; bulb vegetables, crop subgroup 3-07B 
including Chinese chive (fresh leaves), chive (fresh leaves), 
elegans hosta, fritillaria (leaves), kurrat, leek, wild leek, lady's 
leek, Beltsville bunching onion, fresh onion, green onion, macrostem 
onion, tree onion tops, Welsh onion tops, shallot fresh leaves plus 
cultivars, varieties and/or hybrids of these; additional fruiting 
vegetables, crop group 8-10 including African eggplant, bush tomato, 
cocona, currant tomato, garden huckleberry, goji berry, martynia, 
naranjilla, okra, pea eggplant, roselle, scarlet eggplant, sunberry, 
tree tomato, pepper (cayenne, chili, habanero, jalapeno, pablano, 
pimento, serrano), including cultivars, varieties and/or hybrids of 
these; globe artichoke; taro leaves; and watercress. Contact: Rita 
Kumar, (703) 308-8291, email address: kumar.rita@epa.gov.
    3. EPA Registration Numbers: 279-3052 and 279-3158. Docket ID 
Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2013-0056. Applicant: FMC Corporation, 1735 
Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Active Ingredient: Clomazone. 
Product Type: Herbicide. Proposed Uses: Brassica, head and stem, 
subgroup 5A; rhubarb, and southern pea. Contact: Erik Kraft, (703) 
308-9358, email address: kraft.erik@epa.gov.
    4. EPA Registration Numbers: 400-436 (technical), 400-518, and 
400-521. Docket ID Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0949. Applicant: Chemtura 
Corporation, 199 Benson Road, Middlebury, CT 06749. Active 
ingredient: Triflumizole. Product Type: Fungicide. Proposed Uses: 
Tomato; Pome Fruit, Group 11-10; Small Fruit, Vine Climbing, except 
Fuzzy Kiwifruit, Subgroup 13-07F; and Low Growing Berry, Subgroup 
13-07G. Contact: Tamue L. Gibson, (703) 305-9096, email address: 
    5. EPA Registration Numbers: 62719-373 (technical), 62719-374 
(MUP) and 62719-375. Docket ID Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2012-0911. 
Applicant: Chemtura Corporation, 199 Benson Road, Middlebury, CT 
06749. Active Ingredient: Quinoxyfen. Product Type: Insecticide. 
Proposed Uses: Fruiting Vegetable, Group 8-10; Small Fruit, Vine 
Climbing, except Fuzzy Kiwifruit, Subgroup 13-07F; and Low Growing 
Berry, Subgroup 13-07G. Contact: Tamue L. Gibson, (703) 305-9096, 
email address: gibson.tamue@epa.gov.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection, Pesticides and pest.

    Dated: February 22, 2013.
Daniel J. Rosenblatt,
Acting Director, Registration Division, Office of Pesticide Programs.
[FR Doc. 2013-05091 Filed 3-5-13; 8:45 am]