[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 169 (Wednesday, September 1, 2010)]
[Pages 53689-53690]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-21716]



[EPA-HQ-OPP-2009-1016; FRL-8842-5]

Issuance of an Experimental Use Permit

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: EPA has granted an experimental use permit (EUP) to the 
following pesticide applicant. An EUP permits use of a pesticide for 
experimental or research purposes only in accordance with the 
limitations in the permit.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gina Casciano, Biopesticides and 
Pollution Prevention Division (7511P), Office of Pesticide Programs, 
Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., 
Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone number: (703) 605-0513; e-mail 
address: casciano.gina@epa.gov.


I. General Information

A. Does this Action Apply to Me?

    This action is directed to the public in general. Although this 
action may be of particular interest to those persons who conduct or 
sponsor research on pesticides, the Agency has not attempted to 
describe all the specific entities that may be affected by this action. 
If you have any questions regarding the information in this action, 
consult the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

B. How Can I Get Copies of this Document and Other Related Information?

    EPA has established a docket for this action under docket 
identification (ID) number EPA-HQ-OPP-2009-1016. Publicly available 
docket materials are available either in the electronic docket at 
http://www.regulations.gov, or, if only available in hard copy, at the 
Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S-
4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, 
VA. The hours of operation of this Docket Facility are from 8:30 a.m. 
to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The Docket 
Facility telephone number is (703) 305-5805.


    EPA has issued the following EUP:
    62097-EUP-1. Issuance. Fine Agrochemicals, Ltd., c/o SciReg, Inc., 
12733 Director's Loop, Woodbridge, VA

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22192. This EUP allows the use of 531 pounds of the plant growth 
regulator Prohydrojasmon (PDJ), propyl-3-oxo-2-pentylcyclo-
pentylacetate, on 780 acres of apples to evaluate plant growth/
ripening. The program is authorized only in the States of California, 
Maryland, Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, 
Virginia, Washington, and West Virginia. The EUP is effective from 
August 6, 2010 to August 1, 2012.

    Authority: 7 U.S.C. 136c.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection, Experimental use permits.

    Dated: August 19, 2010.
W. Michael McDavit,
Acting Director, Biopesticides and Pollution Prevention Division, 
Office of Pesticide Programs.
[FR Doc. 2010-21716 Filed 8-31-10; 8:45 am]