Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.08.01
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Summary of the Revision of Pesticide Registration System</p>
Product
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Agricultural Chemicals (Pesticides) (HS:3808)</p>
Description of Content

To enhance safe use of pesticides, the revision of the Pesticide Registration System is to be implemented, including introduction of re-evaluation system, revision of evaluation for registration, etc.

Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;"><span style="font-face: Verdana;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; mso-fareast-font-family: 'MS 明朝'; mso-bidi-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-themecolor: text1; mso-ansi-language: EN-GB; mso-fareast-language: JA; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-fareast;">Safety of humans and the environment </span></span></p>
Relevant Documents

The outline of the revision was determined on 15 June 2018 and published in "Kampo" (Official Government Gazette), available in Japanese (Act No.53 of 2018).

http://www.maff.go.jp/j/law/bill/196houritsu/index.html

The details of the revision will be published in "Kampo" too.

Final Date of Comments
2018.09.30
Contact Details
Japan TBT Enquiry Point International Trade Division, Economic Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Fax: (+81) 3 5501 8343 E-mail: enquiry@mofa.go.jp
Document Online Link (EN)
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