EPA and California DPR Will No Longer Expedite Review of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19 Strain) Claims for Surface Disinfection Products

In January 2020, EPA responded quickly to the COVID-19 pandemic by triggering its Emerging Viral Pathogens Guidance allowing registrants who provide data against a harder to kill virus to make marketing claims against the SARS-CoV-2. Shortly after, EPA created List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2 to assist consumers with finding products effective against the virus. [...]

2021-05-05T20:55:57+00:00EPA|

Data Requirements for EPA’s New Guidance to Expedite Review of Electrostatic Spray Application for List N Products

On July 07, 2020, EPA released a new guidance expediting review of label amendments for List N products adding electrostatic spray (ESS) application to the Directions for Use. Under this guidance EPA will try to reduce Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) review timelines by 1-2 months.  SRC received additional guidance from EPA on July 24, [...]

2020-07-28T17:29:17+00:00EPA|

New EPA Proposed Rule on Administrative Procedures for Issuance and Public Petitions

On October 9, 2019, Executive Order 13891 “Promoting the Rule of Law Through Improved Agency Guidance Documents” was issued requiring agencies, including the U.S. EPA, to make available “on its website a single, searchable, indexed database with links to all guidance documents in effect.” The order also dictates each agency must create their own procedure [...]

2020-06-26T14:54:38+00:00EPA|