Public Release Summary on metcamifen in the product EPIVIO C Sorghum Seed Safener

This consultation closed on 2 June 2020.
Consultation period: 
5 May 2020 to 2 June 2020

The APVMA is considering an application for approval of the new active constituent metcamifen in the product EPIVIO C Sorghum Seed Safener. The product is intended for use on sorghum seed as a seed treatment for protection from the phytotoxic effects of S-metolachlor.

We invite comment from 5 May 2020 to 2 June 2020 on whether approval of the active constituent and registration of the product should be granted.

The APVMA is able to consider comments relating to the legislative grounds, including:

  • occupational health and safety
  • public health
  • chemistry and manufacture
  • residues in food
  • environmental safety
  • trade
  • efficacy and target crop safety.

Download the Public Release Summary on the evaluation of EPIVIO C Sorghum Seed Safener.

For more information see page 19, APVMA Gazette No. 9, 5 May 2020.

Please send your written submission by email or post to:

Case Management and Administration Unit
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
GPO Box 3262
Sydney NSW 2001
Phone: +61 2 6770 2300
Email: enquiries@apvma.gov.au

To protect your privacy, please do not include contact information in your feedback. If you would like a response, please contact us.