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|

The Path to Making Off-Label Disinfection Claims Against SARS-CoV-2 on EPA-Registered Products

Upon the outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), consumers were instructed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to protect themselves and their families by washing their hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or utilizing a hand sanitizer containing at least 60% alcohol when handwashing is not available.  CDC [...]

FDA Issues Temporary Guidance for Manufacturing Hand Sanitizers

What You Need to Know: On March 20, 2020 (updated on April 15, 2020), FDA issued a temporary policy for the manufacturing of alcohol-based hand sanitizers during the COVID-19 public health emergency.  This temporary guidance only applies to the manufacture of hand sanitizers that use alcohol (ethanol) or isopropanol as the active ingredient. The following [...]

2020-07-22T19:11:26+00:00FDA|

Frequently Asked Questions: COVID-19 Regulatory Pathways

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, caused by a novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the US EPA has announced certain streamlined processes for some disinfectant products. It is important to understand whether your product qualifies for any of these pathways, and what the associated requirements are. New Registrations  Does a new disinfectant or antimicrobial product qualify for [...]

State Pesticide Registration News

COVID-19 Testing SRC has approval from EPA to conduct disinfectant testing on the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19 outbreak strain) through Microbac Laboratories’ BSL-3 facility. Dr. Steve Zhou and his amazing team have nearly completed all propagation and feasibility studies. Please contact SRC to secure scheduling to prove effectiveness of your product, and assistance expediting the federal and [...]

2020-07-07T13:33:58+00:00State|