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root, except sugar beet, group 1B at 4.0 Protection Agency, Rm. S-4400, One Facility are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
ppm; and radish tops at 5.0 ppm. Potomac Yard (South Building), 2777 S. Monday through Friday, excluding legal
2. PP 0E6204 proposes to establish a Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA. Deliveries holidays. The Docket telephone number
tolerance for turnip tops at 5.0 ppm. are only accepted during the Docket’s is (703) 305-5805.
Analytical methods for detecting normal hours of operation (8:30 a.m. to FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
levels of sethoxydim and its metabolites 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, Eugene Wilson, Registration Division
in or on food with a limit of detection excluding legal holidays). Special (7505P), Office of Pesticide Programs,
that allows monitoring of food with arrangements should be made for Environmental Protection Agency, 1200
residues at or above the level in these deliveries of boxed information. The Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington,
tolerances were submitted to EPA. The Docket telephone number is (703) 305- DC 20460; telephone number: (703) 305-
proposed analytical method involves 5805. 6103; e-mail address:
extraction, partition, and clean-up. Instructions: Direct your comments to wilson.eugene@epa.gov.
Samples are then analyzed by gas docket ID number EPA–HQ–OPP–2006–
chromatography with sulfur-specific 0487. EPA’s policy is that all comments SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
flame photometric detection. The limit received will be included in the docket I. General Information
of quantitation is 0.05 ppm. without change and may be made
available on-line at http:// A. Does this Action Apply to Me?
List of Subjects www.regulations.gov, including any You may be potentially affected by
Environmental protection, personal information provided, unless this action if you are an agricultural
Agricultural commodities, Feed the comment includes information producer, food manufacturer, or
additives, Food additives, Pesticides claimed to be Confidential Business pesticide manufacturer. Potentially
and pests, Reporting and recordkeeping Information (CBI) or other information affected entities may include, but are
requirements. whose disclosure is restricted by statute. not limited to:
Dated: June 20, 2006. Do not submit information that you • Crop production (NAICS code 111).
consider to be CBI or otherwise
Lois Rossi, • Animal production (NAICS code
protected through regulations.gov or e-
Director, Registration Division, Office of 112).
mail. The Federal regulations.gov
Pesticide Programs. • Food manufacturing (NAICS code
website is an ‘‘anonymous access’’
[FR Doc. E6–10456 Filed 7–3–06; 8:45 am] system, which means EPA will not 311).
BILLING CODE 6560–50–S know your identity or contact • Pesticide manufacturing (NAICS
information unless you provide it in the code 32532).
body of your comment. If you send an This listing is not intended to be
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION e-mail comment directly to EPA without exhaustive, but rather provides a guide
AGENCY going through regulations.gov, your e- for readers regarding entities likely to be
mail address will be automatically affected by this action. Other types of
[EPA–HQ–OPP–2006–0487; FRL–8072–2] entities not listed in this unit could also
captured and included as part of the
Notice of Filing of a Pesticide Petition comment that is placed in the docket be affected. The North American
for Establishment of Regulations for and made available on the Internet. If Industrial Classification System
Residues of Trinexapac-Ethyl in or on you submit an electronic comment, EPA (NAICS) codes have been provided to
Grasses Grown for Seed and Animal recommends that you include your assist you and others in determining
Commodities name and other contact information in whether this action might apply to
the body of your comment and with any certain entities. If you have any
AGENCY: Environmental Protection disk or CD-ROM you submit. If EPA questions regarding the applicability of
Agency (EPA). cannot read your comment due to this action to a particular entity, consult
ACTION: Notice. technical difficulties and cannot contact the person listed under FOR FURTHER
you for clarification, EPA may not be INFORMATION CONTACT.
SUMMARY: This notice announces the
able to consider your comment. B. What Should I Consider as I Prepare
initial filing of a pesticide petition Electronic files should avoid the use of
proposing the establishment of My Comments for EPA?
special characters, any form of
regulations for residues of trinexapac- encryption, and be free of any defects or 1. Submitting CBI. Do not submit this
ethyl in or on grasses grown for seed viruses. information to EPA through
and animal commodities. Docket: All documents in the docket regulations.gov or e-mail. Clearly mark
DATES: Comments must be received on are listed in the docket index. Although the part or all of the information that
or before August 4, 2006. listed in the index, some information is you claim to be CBI. For CBI
ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, not publicly available, e.g., CBI or other information in a disk or CD ROM that
identified by docket identification (ID) information whose disclosure is you mail to EPA, mark the outside of the
number EPA–HQ–OPP–2006–0487 and restricted by statute. Certain other disk or CD ROM as CBI and then
pesticide petition number (PP) 3F6571, material, such as copyrighted material, identify electronically within the disk or
by one of the following methods: is not placed on the Internet and will be CD ROM the specific information that is
• Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// publicly available only in hard copy claimed as CBI. In addition to one
www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line form. Publicly available docket complete version of the comment that
instructions for submitting comments. materials are available either in the includes information claimed as CBI, a
• Mail: Office of Pesticide Programs electronic docket at http:// copy of the comment that does not
(OPP) Regulatory Public Docket (7502P), www.regulations.gov, or, if only contain the information claimed as CBI
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Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 available in hard copy, at the OPP must be submitted for inclusion in the
Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S-4400, public docket. Information so marked
DC 20460-0001. One Potomac Yard (South Building), will not be disclosed except in
• Delivery: OPP Regulatory Public 2777 S. Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA. accordance with procedures set forth in
Docket (7502P), Environmental The hours of operation of this Docket 40 CFR part 2.

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2. Tips for preparing your comments. New Tolerance the TSCA Inventory) to notify EPA and
When submitting comments, remember PP 3F6571. Syngenta Crop Protection, comply with the statutory provisions
to: Inc., P.O. Box 18300, Greensboro, NC pertaining to the manufacture of new
i. Identify the document by docket 27419, proposes to establish a tolerance chemicals. Under sections 5(d)(2) and
number and other identifying for residues of the herbicide trinexapac- 5(d)(3) of TSCA, EPA is required to
information (subject heading, Federal ethyl, cyclohexanecarboxylic acid, 4- publish a notice of receipt of a
Register date and page number). (cyclopropylhydroxymethylene)-3,5- premanufacture notice (PMN) or an
ii. Follow directions. The Agency may dioxo-, ethyl ester expressed as its application for a test marketing
ask you to respond to specific questions primary metabolite CGA-179500, exemption (TME), and to publish
or organize comments by referencing a cyclohexanecarboxylic acid, 4- periodic status reports on the chemicals
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) part (cyclopropylcarbonyl)-3,5-dioxo- in or under review and the receipt of notices
or section number. on food and feed commodities grasses of commencement to manufacture those
iii. Explain why you agree or disagree; grown for seed: grass, hay at 2.0 parts chemicals. This status report, which
suggest alternatives and substitute per million (ppm); grass, forage at 1.5 covers the period from June 5, 2006 to
language for your requested changes. ppm; and cattle/goat/horse/sheep (fat/ June 15, 2006, consists of the PMNs and
iv. Describe any assumptions and meat/meat byproducts) at 0.05 ppm. TMEs, both pending or expired, and the
provide any technical information and/ Syngenta crop protection has notices of commencement to
or data that you used. submitted a practical analytical method manufacture a new chemical that the
v. If you estimate potential costs or (AG-110-01) detecting and measuring Agency has received under TSCA
burdens, explain how you arrived at levels of trinexapac-ethyl expressed as section 5 during this time period.
your estimate in sufficient detail to its major metabolite CGA-179500, in or DATES: Comments identified by the
allow for it to be reproduced. on food with a limit of quantitation specific PMN number or TME number,
vi. Provide specific examples to (LOQ) that allows monitoring of food must be received on or before August 4,
illustrate your concerns, and suggest with residues at or above the levels set 2006.
alternatives. in the proposed tolerances. EPA has ADDRESSES: Submit your comments,
vii. Explain your views as clearly as validated this method and copies have identified by docket identification (ID)
possible, avoiding the use of profanity been provided to the Food and Drug no. EPA–HQ–OPPT–2006–0549, by one
or personal threats. Administration (FDA) for insertion into of the following methods.
viii. Make sure to submit your the Pesticide Analytical Manual (PAM) • http://www.regulations.gov. Follow
comments by the comment period II. Because residues in the animal diets the on-line instructions for submitting
deadline identified. indicate that the transfer of residues will comments.
be at or near the limit of detection, • Mail: Document Control Office
II. What Action is the Agency Taking?
Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc. proposes (7407M), Office of Pollution Prevention
EPA is printing a summary of each that the Nature of Residue study can be and Toxics (OPPT), Environmental
pesticide petition received under used to define the Magnitude of Residue Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania
section 408 of the Federal Food, Drug, in livestock. Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460–
and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA), 21 U.S.C. 0001.
346a, proposing the establishment or List of Subjects • Hand Delivery: OPPT Document
amendment of regulations in 40 CFR Environmental protection, Control Office (DCO, EPA East Bldg.,
part 180 for residues of pesticide Agricultural commodities, Feed Rm. 6428, 1201 Constitution Ave., NW.,
chemicals in or on various food additives, Food additives, Pesticides Washington, DC. Attention: Docket ID
commodities. EPA has determined that and pests, Reporting and recordkeeping number EPA–HQ–OPPT–2006–0549.
this pesticide petition contains data or requirements. The DCO is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
information regarding the elements set Monday through Friday, excluding legal
forth in FFDCA section 408(d)(2); Dated: June 16, 2006. holidays. The telephone number for the
however, EPA has not fully evaluated Lois Rossi, DCO is (202) 564–8930. Such deliveries
the sufficiency of the submitted data at Director, Registration Division, Office of are only accepted during the Docket’s
this time or whether the data support Pesticide Programs. normal hours of operation, and special
granting of the pesticide petition. [FR Doc. E6–10457 Filed 7–3–06; 8:45 am] arrangements should be made for
Additional data may be needed before BILLING CODE 6560–50–S
deliveries of boxed information.
EPA rules on this pesticide petition. • Instructions: Direct your comments
Pursuant to 40 CFR 180.7(f), a to docket ID number EPA–HQ–OPPT–
summary of the petition included in this ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION 2006–0549. EPA’s policy is that all
notice, prepared by the petitioner along AGENCY comments received will be included in
with a description of the analytical the public docket without change and
method available for the detection and [EPA–HQ–OPPT–2006–0549; FRL–8076–1] may be made available online at http://
measurement of the pesticide chemical www.regulations.gov, including any
Certain New Chemicals; Receipt and
residues is available on EPA’s Electronic personal information provided, unless
Status Information
Docket at http://www.regulations.gov/. the comment includes information
To locate this information on the home AGENCY: Environmental Protection claimed to be Confidential Business
page of EPA’s Electronic Docket, select Agency (EPA). Information (CBI) or other information
‘‘Quick Search’’ and type the OPP ACTION: Notice. whose disclosure is restricted by statute.
docket ID number. Once the search has Do not submit information that you
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located the docket, clicking on the SUMMARY: Section 5 of the Toxic consider to be CBI or otherwise
‘‘Docket ID’’ will bring up a list of all Substances Control Act (TSCA) requires protected through regulations.gov or e-
documents in the docket for the any person who intends to manufacture mail. The regulations.gov website is an
pesticide including the petition (defined by statute to include import) a ‘‘anonymous access’’ systems, which
summary. new chemical (i.e., a chemical not on means EPA will not know your identity

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