China drafts new pesticide registrations
China has unveiled its latest draft list of agrochemical registrations, which include 105 full product approvals and four temporary authorisations. Among the 20 full registrations that are for pesticide technical material, three will be awarded to Weifang Rainbow Chemical: two for the fungicides, cymoxanil (98%) and iprodione (96%); and one for the herbicide, imazapyr (98%). Zhejiang Jinfanda Biochemical has one draft registration for the herbicide, glyphosate potassium (95%), and Jiangsu Rotam Chemistry has one for the herbicide, hexazinone (98%). The list was issued by the Ministry of Agriculture’s Institute for the Control of Agrochemicals.