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Brazil Anvisa bans some thiram uses

The Brazilian national health surveillance agency, the Anvisa, has banned some uses of the fungicide, thiram.

Brazil Anvisa Fungicides

Brazilian judge overturns suspension injunction against batch of agchem approvals

A Brazilian federal court has overturned an injunction suspending the approval of a batch of pesticide products and active ingredients from September.


Brazil Mapa Legal

Koppert receives French approval for new biofungicide

Dutch bioproducts company Koppert Biological Systems has received registration in France for its new yeast-based biofungicide, Noli (Metschnikowia fructicola).

Biopesticides Fungicides

EU picoxystrobin MRL changes slammed by Brazil

The European Commission’s approach to lowering maximum residue limits (MRLs) for the fungicide, picoxystrobin, earlier this year and not renewing its EU approval in 2017 have been criticised by Brazil as being impractical and unscientific. 

Europe EU

Brazilian judge suspends authorisations on dozens of agchems

A Brazilian federal judge has suspended the authorisations of 63 pesticide products.

Brazil Legal

EU proposes restrictions for metalaxyl-M seed treatments

The European Commission is proposing to restrict the sowing of seed treated with the fungicide, metalaxyl-M, to greenhouses. 

Europe EU

Canada approves BASF's Revysol

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has approved six products based on BASF's new fungicide, mefentrifluconazole (trade-marked as Revysol). 

Fungicides BASF

US approval for Vive's Xyler FC fungicide

The Canadian company, Vive Crop Protection (Toronto, Ontario), has received US EPA approval for the fungicide, Xyler FC (metalaxyl). 

Fungicides United States

Australia OKs Syngenta's Elatus Ace

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has approved Syngenta's fungicide, Elatus Ace (benzovindiflupyr – trade-marked as Solatenol – 40 g/litre + propiconazole 250 g/litre), for use on wheat and barley. 

Fungicides Syngenta

Bayer halts sales of Monceren in EU - update

Bayer's Crop Science division has suspended sales of its fungicidal seed treatment, Monceren (pencycuron), in the EU with immediate effect.

Bayer Crop Science Fungicides

BASF debuts Ilevo in Australia

BASF has introduced the fungicidal seed treatment, Ilevo (fluopyram), in Australia. It is for the control of blackleg (Leptosphaeria maculans) on canola. 

BASF Seed treatments

BASF launches Imtrex Flowable in Japan

BASF has debuted its fungicide, Imtrex Flowable (fluxapyroxad - trade-marked as Xemium), for use on field crops in Japan.

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