Review will address health and environmental protection
The Pest Management Regulatory Agency
(PMRA) is undertaking a consultation to address elements of the Pest Control Products Act
. The intent of the review is to achieve three objectives:
- Further strengthen human health and environmental protection by modernizing business processes governing pesticide reviews.
- Improve transparency and stakeholder accessibility to information to bolster meaningful participation in decision-making.
- Increase the use of real-world data and independent advice in the decision-making process to better inform decisions to protect human and environmental health.
The consultation period closes May 20, 2022. Those interested should review the discussion guide
, and follow the instructions for submitting comments.
Manager of Policy & Advocacy