US re-registration update
The US EPA carried out 1,197 pesticide product re-registration actions during the year to September 30th 2008, thereby meeting its target of over 1,000 actions per year. The Agency re-registered 680 products during fiscal 2008 and amended registrations for 205 products with more than one active ingredient. It cancelled 309 products and suspended three. The EPA completed the re-registration of ais during the year and aims to finalise product re-registrations by 2014.