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Pesticide Products Registration

Applications can be submitted and paid for online, or downloaded, printed and mailed to DDOE.

  • Please note all on-line registrations must be paid with a credit card. If you are unable to pay with a credit card please submit a paper application and accompanying check. All check payments should be made to the order of DC Treasurer Additionally, the Pesticide Registration Branch is within the Department of Energy and the Environment located at 1200 First St NE, Washington, DC 20002

Section 3 registrations:
Include the following supporting documents with your application:

  • Completed Product Application
  • Copy of the manufacturer's market place label
  • Registration fee ($250 per product, including ABNs). Make checks payable to DC
  • Treasurer. NOTE: A $10 registration fee is charged for applications received after January 31st of the registration year.
  • Copy of the Notice of Supplemental Distribution of a Registered Pesticide Product (EPA form 8570-5) for companies distributing a registered product originally produced and registered by the basic registrant.
  • Letter of authorization designating an agent to act on behalf of a company (Only required for first-time registrants).

If you choose to mail your application for Pesticidal Products Registration, please send it to the attention of Mr. Howard Brown. If you have questions concerning pesticidal product registration in the District of Columbia, please email Howard Brown or contact him at (202) 535-2288.

25 b product Registration Requirements:
Please submit the following:

  • Completed Product Application (Application attached below)
  • Copy of market place label
  • Registration fee ($250 per product). Make checks payable to DC Treasurer.
    NOTE: A $10 registration fee is charged for applications received after January 31st of the registration year
  • Efficacy data must be submitted for each 25 b product- See requirements below
  • A Statement of Formulation
  1. Efficacy Data- a complete description of the tests on which the claims of efficacy are based. The efficacy data must:
    1.Support all label claims for the product
    2. Efficacy data must be collected by an independent testing entity, at minimum a single blind-study design and comparison to relevant industry products.
    3. Include a description the experimental design, materials and methods; including controls and replication, statistical procedures, results (controls on the same graph as treatment data) and interpretation of those results
     
  2. Contact information and names of investigators conducting the study
     
  3. The complete label and labeling of the pesticide product. The label must include:
    a) Directions for use
    b) Precautionary Statements
        i. Keep Out Of Reach Of Children
        ii. Signal Word
    c) Statement of all claims being made
        b. Storage and Disposal
        c. Product Weight
        i. percentage (by weight) of active and inactive ingredients
     
  4. A Statement of Formulation- to include sources of each active ingredient and inert ingredient (CAS #?).
     
  5. If a product contains 8.5 % or more of an active ingredient1, then it should include:
    a. The signal word "Caution"
    b. The statement "Keep Out of Reach of Children"
    c. Precautionary language and instructions for appropriate protective eyewear and gloves
     
  6. Products intended for topical application to human skin that contain an active ingredient should include:
    a. The signal word "Caution"
    b. The statement "Keep Out of Reach of Children"
    c. A dermal sensitization precautionary statement, including a prohibition against application to the hands of children, and use directions requiring adult supervision during application to children
     
  7. Any additional information may be requested in order to complete registration of this product.
    Please note, additional data or information may be requested as part of the registration process.

List of ingredients1
Cedarwood oil, cinnamon oil, clove oil, eugenol, garlic oil, lauryl sulfate, lemongrass oil, mint oil, peppermint oil, 2- phenethyl propionate, potassium sorbate, rosemary oil, sodium lauryl sulfate, thyme oil, or white pepper.

If you mail your application for Products Registration, please send it to the attention of Mrs. Anne Murray. If you have any questions concerning 25 b product registrations in the District of Columbia, please email Anne Murray or contact her at (202) 535-2283.

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