EPA Extends Comment Period for Sulfonylurea Herbicides

The public comment period for sulfonylurea herbicides—established in the July 14, 2016 Federal Register—has been extended until November 14, 2016.

The EPA has issued a proposed interim decision for 22 sulfonylurea herbicides including the following active ingredients:

  • bensulfuron-methyl
  • chlorimuron-ethyl
  • chlorsulfuron
  • flazasulfuron
  • foramsulfuron
  • halosulfuron-methyl
  • imazosulfuron
  • iodosulfuron-methyl-sodium
  • mesosulfuron-methyl
  • metsulfuron-methyl
  • nicosulfuron
  • orthosulfamuron
  • primisulfuron-methyl
  • prosulfuron
  • rimsulfuron
  • sulfometuron-methyl
  • sulfosulfuron
  • thifensulfuron-methyl
  • triasulfuron
  • tribenuron-methyl
  • trifloxysulfuron-sodium
  • triflusulfuron-methyl

To submit comments, access docket EPA-HQ-OPP-2015-0774.