Registration Decision RD2018-02, Eucalyptus oil, pine needle oil, oil of geranium, lemon oil and camphor oil, and Citrobug Insect Repellent for Dogs and Horses

Pest Management Regulatory Agency
31 January 2018
ISSN: 1925-0940 (PDF version)
Catalogue number: H113-25/2018-2E-PDF (PDF version)

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Registration Decision StatementFootnote 1 for eucalyptus oil, pine needle oil, oil of geranium, lemon oil and camphor oil

Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA), under the authority of the Pest Control Products Act and Regulations, is granting full registration for the sale and use of Citrobug Formula HE-5000 Essential Oils and Citrobug Insect Repellent for Dogs and Horses, containing the technical grade active ingredients Eucalyptus oil, pine needle oil, oil of geranium, lemon oil and camphor oil. These active ingredients are used to formulate this insect repellent for application to the coat of dogs and horses to repel mosquitoes, face flies, horn flies, house flies, and stable flies.

This decision is consistent with the Proposed Registration Decision PRD2017-16, Eucalyptus oil, pine needle oil, oil of geranium, lemon oil and camphor oil, and Citrobug Insect Repellent for Dogs and Horses, 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 products have value and do not present an unacceptable risk to human health or the environment. The PMRA received no comments on PRD2017-16.

Other Information

The relevant test data on which the decision is based (as referenced PRD2017-16) 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 (pmra.infoserv@hc-sc.gc.ca).

Any person may file a notice of objectionFootnote 2 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 and Pest Management portion of Canada.ca (Request a Reconsideration of Decision) or contact the PMRA's Pest Management Information Service.

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