Registration Decision RD2018-17, Bacillus subtilis strain BU1814 and Related End-Use Products

Pest Management Regulatory Agency
4 December 2018
ISSN: 1925-0940 (PDF version)
Catalogue number: H113-25/2018-17E-PDF (PDF version)

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Registration Decision Statement1 for Bacillus subtilis strain BU1814

Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA), under the authority of the Pest Control Products Act and Regulations, is granting registration for the sale and use of Bacillus subtilis strain BU1814 Technical, BAS 154 U ST, BAS 100 U ST, Velondis Plus, Velondis Flex and Velondis Extra, containing the technical grade active ingredient Bacillus subtilis strain BU1814, to be applied as seed treatments to corn, soybean and wheat for the suppression or partial suppression of soil-borne pathogens that cause seed and seedling diseases.

This decision is consistent with the Proposed Registration Decision PRD2018-16, Bacillus subtilis strain BU1814 and Related End-Use Products, which contains a detailed evaluation of the information submitted in support of this registration. The evaluation found that, under the approved conditions of use, the health and environmental risks and the value of the pest control products are acceptable. Health Canada received no comments on PRD2018-16.

Other Information

The relevant test data on which the decision is based (as referenced in PRD2018-16) are available for public inspection, upon application, in the PMRA’s Reading Room (located in Ottawa). For more information, please contact the PMRA’s Pest Management Information Service by phone (1-800-267-6315) or by e-mail (

Any person may file a notice of objection2 regarding this registration decision within 60 days from the date of publication of this Registration Decision. For more information regarding the basis for objecting (which must be based on scientific grounds), please refer to the Pesticides section of (Request a Reconsideration of Decision) or contact the PMRA’s Pest Management Information Service.


“Decision statement” as required by subsection 28(5) of the Pest Control Products Act.

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As per subsection 35(1) of the Pest Control Products Act.

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