Fipronil Chemical Review - 5. Assessment

Review Process Workflow

Click on one of these tabs for more information about that phase in the review process. For more information about how each phase is conducted, please read the reconsideration process.

Work Plan Information

Nomination Reason: Animal safety, Environment, Human health, Occupational health and safety, Toxicity
Chemical Fipronil
Reconsideration Assessment Period N/A
Scope Please see review scope document
Timeframe 1 September 2003
Work plan release date
Work plan revision date

Review process phases

Phase Phase status Link
Phase status: 
In progress
Phase completion date: 
21 June 2011
APVMA Gazette 12, 21 June 2011

Background

In June 2011, the APVMA released the component assessment reports along with the Preliminary Review Findings Report. This includes the toxicology, occupational health and safety and animal safety reports.

In July 2012, the APVMA released the environment scoping report along with the fipronil review scope document. The environment component assessment report is yet to be released.

Resources

Fipronil Part 1: Review of the mammalian toxicology and metabolism/toxicokinetics of fipronil
- application/pdf PDF (2.61 MB)
Fipronil Part 1: Occupational health and safety assessment of fipronil
- application/pdf PDF (1.35 MB)
Fipronil Part 1: A review of animal safety studies for fipronil in the dog and cat
- application/pdf PDF (248.45 KB)
Fipronil Part 1: Safety of fipronil in dogs and cats: A review of literature
- application/pdf PDF (248.45 KB)
Fipronil Part 2: Environmental Considerations: Tier 1 environmental risk assessment
- application/pdf PDF (573.37 KB)
Fipronil Part 2: Environmental Considerations: Environmental fate assessment
- application/pdf PDF (825.29 KB)
Fipronil Part 2: Environmental Considerations: Environmental effects assessment
- application/pdf PDF (884.38 KB)
Fipronil Part 2: Environmental Considerations: Environmental refined risk assessment
- application/pdf PDF (696.78 KB)

Contact

Chemical Review
Phone: +61 2 6210 4749
Fax: +61 2 6210 4776
Email: chemicalreview@apvma.gov.au