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Canada OKs Syngenta’s Ference insecticide

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has approved Syngenta’s insecticide, Ference (cyantraniliprole), for use on turf and ornamentals.

Insecticides Canada

India to ban buprofezin and tricyclazole

India’s Ministry of Agriculture has decided to ban the insecticide, buprofezin, and the fungicide, tricyclazole.

India Fungicides

Peru orders phase-out of methamidophos

The Peruvian Ministry of Agriculture has banned the import and registration of new insecticides based on the insecticide, methamidophos.

Peru Insecticides

Active ingredients banned or restricted in 2019/20

Active ingredients banned or restricted in various parts of the world in 2019/20, with links to original articles.

Fungicides Herbicides & PGRs

Canada to end most cyromazine uses

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposes to cancel most uses of the insecticide, cyromazine, following a re-evaluation of the active ingredient and its associated end-use products.

PMRA Insecticides

Italy grants Bayer's Decis Evo use extension

Italy has granted use extensions for Bayer's Crop Science division's insecticide, Decis Evo (deltamethrin).

Bayer Crop Science Insecticides

Hawaii OKs Syngenta’s Altriset

Syngenta has received approval for its liquid termiticide, Altriset (chlorantraniliprole), in the US state of Hawaii. 

Syngenta Insecticides

US EPA proposes interim moves on neonics

The US EPA has proposed interim decisions in the registration reviews of the neonicotinoid insecticides, acetamiprid, clothianidin, dinotefuran, imidacloprid and thiamethoxam. 

United States EPA

Italy approves Evure Puro insecticide

Italy has granted approval for Adama's insecticide/acaricide, Evure Puro (tau-fluvalinate), in Italy.

Adama Syngenta

New Zealand finds grounds to review neonicotinoids

The New Zealand Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has determined that grounds exist to reassess approvals of the neonicotinoid insecticides, acetamiprid, clothianidin, imidacloprid, thiacloprid and thiamethoxam. 

New Zealand NZ EPA

Spain grants exceptional use for neonic ST on beet

The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture has granted exceptional use authorisation for insecticidal seed treatments based on the neonicotinoid, clothianidin, and beta-cyfluthrin.

Insecticides Seed treatments

Uruguay bans import and registration of fenthion

Uruguay is banning the import, registration and renewal of fenthion-based insecticides

Uruguay Insecticides
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