Australia widens trifluralin investigation
The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has widened its investigation of a problem batch of the herbicide, trifluralin, following voluntary product recalls in three states. The APVMA is investigating seven registrants and eight products in total. Recalls are under way for five products from four registrants. They cover all batches of 5Heads’ Pro Trifluralin 480 and Trio Trifluralin 480, all batches of Keyport Nominees’ Key Trif 480, and specified batches of Grow Choice’s Choice Trifluralin 480 and The Farm Exchange’s The Farm Exchange Trifluralin 480.