Consultation on Cydia pomonella Granulovirus strain CMGv4 and Its Associated End-use Product, Proposed Re‑evaluation Decision PRVD2018-11

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Cydia pomonella Granulovirus strain CMGv4 is a registered pesticide used by growers to control codling moths on apple trees. The end-use product name is Virosoft CP4, whose label can be found in the pesticide label search database.

Following a scheduled re-evaluation under the Re-evaluation Program, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) is consulting Canadians on the proposal to continue use of Cydia pomonella Granulovirus strain CMGv4, with updates to label directions to meet current labelling standards.

For more information on the proposed decision open the "Proposed Re-evaluation Decision".

How to Get Involved

This consultation is open for comment from 29 March 2018 to 27 June 2018 (90 calendar days).

To comment on PRVD2018-11:

Step 1
Request the full consultation document to read the Science Evaluation that is the basis of this proposed regulatory decision.
Step 2
Submit comments to the PMRA Publications Section.

All comments received will be considered. A final re-evaluation decision will consider additional scientific information provided during the public comment period.

Please refer to the document title (for example: PRVD2018-11, Cydia pomonella Granulovirus strain CMGv4 and Its Associated End-use Product) when providing comments.

Reporting to Canadians

Health Canada will make the results of this consultation available on this website. Once the decision is finalized, the PMRA will post a Re-evaluation Decision on the Pesticides and Pest Management Reports and Publications portion of

If you have any questions, contact the Pest Management Information Service.

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