Fourth Meeting of the Pesticide Spray Drift Workgroup
Third Meeting of the Pesticide Spray Drift Workgroup
Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee
U.S. EPA, (One Potomac Yard)
1st Floor Conference Room
2777 South Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA
November 7 & 8, 2006
9:00a.m. - Welcome - Jim Hanlon – EPA Office of Water (OW), Anne Lindsay – EPA Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP)
9:10 a.m. - Meeting Overview & Report for PPDC meeting, Anne Lindsay – EPA OPP
9:30 a.m. - Follow-up on permethrin case study examples
Jacqueline Guerry – OPP (permethrin specific labeling)
Don Stubbs – OPP (general labeling)
Ground boom team – Jennifer Shaw, Dave Scott, Michael Fry,
Jim Thrift. Report on additional team work
10:30 a.m. - Break
10:45 a.m. - Workgroup Discussion
11:15 a.m. - 2,4-D spray drift labeling, Katie Hall – OPP
11:30 a.m. - Workgroup Discussion
11:45 a.m. - Public Comment
12:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:30 p.m. - Workgroup Discussion continues
2:00 p.m. - Complex issues
Overview of Issues – Anne Lindsay-OPP
- What constitutes harm from spray drift?
- Design standards and performance standards
- When and how should regulatory restrictions on spray drift be tailored to local conditions.
- How should EPA determine real-world impacts of pesticide labeling?
2:30 p.m. - What constitutes harm from spray drift.
3:15 p.m. - Break
3:30 p.m. - Design standards and performance standards.
4:15 p.m. - When and how should regulatory restrictions on spray drift be tailored to local conditions.
4:45 p.m. - Public Comment
5:00 p.m. - Adjourn
6:00 p.m. Dinner venueWednesday, Nov. 8, 2006
8:45 a.m. - How should EPA determine real-world impacts of pesticide labeling?
9:15 a.m. - Summary of complex issues discussion
9:45 a.m. - Report for PPDC meeting
10:15 a.m. - Break
10:30 a.m. - Updates
NPDES rule – Allison Wiedeman-OW
Training Programs – Anne Lindsay-OPP
Farm workers & drift issues – Anne Lindsay-OPP
10:45 a.m. - Next steps for Workgroup
11:00 a.m. - Public Comment
11:15 a.m. - Adjourn