Policy: 2014

<strong<span class="nfu nfu-angle-double-right"</spanNFU Submits Comments to PMRA on Proposed Registration Decision PRD2014 – 20, Flupyradifurone</strong<span class="nfu nfu-angle-double-right"</span The National Farmers Union has consistently called on the Health Canada and the Pesticide Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) to use the precautionary principle in regard to the evaluation and regulation of pesticides such as neonicotinoids. As Flupyradifurone is similar to neonicotinoids in many aspects, including its toxicity to beneficial insects,its systemic natureand its persistence in the environment, we again call upon you to use the precautionary principle in considering the registration of Flupyradifurone. Read more