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List of Allowable Pesticides Regulations

made under Section 6 of the

Non-essential Pesticides Control Act

S.N.S. 2010, c. 6

N.S. Reg. 181/2010 (November 30, 2012, effective April 1, 2011)

amended to N.S. Reg. 84/2019 (effective June 12, 2019)


 

1     These regulations may be cited as the “List of Allowable Pesticides Regulations”.

 

2     The pesticides listed below are allowable pesticides for the purposes of the Non-essential Pesticides Control Act:

 

acetic acid

ammonium soaps of fatty acids

Aureobasidium pullulans strain DSM 14940

Aureobasidium pullulans strain DSM 14941

azadirachtin

Bacillus subtilis mbi 600

Bacillus subtilis qst 713

Bacillus thuringiensis kurstaki

Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. galleriae Strain SDS-502

Bacillus thuringiensis tenebrionis

borax

boric acid

canola oil

capsaicin

castor oil

Citric Acid - (present as fermentation products of Lactobacillus rhamnosus strain R-11, Lactobacillus casei strain R215, Lactococcus lactis ssp. cremoris strain M11/CSL, Lactococcus lactis ssp. lactis strain LL102/CSL, and Lactococcus lactis ssp. lactis strain LL64/CSL)

copper as elemental (from picro cupric ammonium formate and tannate complex)

copper as elemental, present as copper oxychloride

copper as elemental, present as tribasic copper sulphate

copper, present as copper octanoate

corn gluten meal

dried blood

dried whole eggs

extract of Reynoutria sachalinensis

fatty acid

fish meal mixture

fish oil mixture

4-chloroindole-3-acetic acid (present as potassium salt)

garlic

hydrogen peroxide

iron (ferrous or ferric) phosphate

iron (ferrous or ferric) sodium

iron (ferrous or ferric) sulfate

iron, if present as FeHEDTA

Lactic Acid - (present as fermentation products of Lactobacillus rhamnosus strain R-11, Lactobacillus casei strain R215, Lactococcus lactis ssp. cremoris strain M11/CSL, Lactococcus lactis ssp. lactis strain LL102/CSL, and Lactococcus lactis ssp. lactis strain LL64/CSL)

lime sulphur or calcium polysulphide

liquid corn gluten

meat meal mixture

Metarhizium anisopliae strain F52

methyl-anthranilate

mineral oil

monosodium, dibasic sodium, potassium, or ammonium phosphites

nuclear polyhedrosis virus of douglas fir tussock moth

oil of black pepper

Phoma macrostoma strain 94-44B

piperine

Polyoxin D zinc salt

putrescent whole egg solid

pyrethrins; without the addition of piperonyl butoxide

Sclerotinia minor

silicon dioxide (diatomaceous earth)

soap (alkanolamine salts of fatty acid)

soap (potassium salts of fatty acid)

sodium chloride

spinosad

Streptomyces acidiscabies strain RL-110T and Thaxtomin A

sulphur

Typhula phacorriza strain 94671

Verticillium albo-atrum strain WCS850

wintergreen oil

 

 


Legislative History
Reference Tables

List of Allowable Pesiticides Regulations

N.S. Reg. 181/2010

Non-essential Pesticides Control Act

Note:  The information in these tables does not form part of the regulations and is compiled by the Office of the Registrar of Regulations for reference only.

Source Law

The current consolidation of the List of Allowable Pesticides Regulations made under the Non-essential Pesticides Control Act includes all of the following regulations:

N.S.
Regulation

In force
date*

How in force

Royal Gazette
Part II Issue

181/2010

Apr 1, 2011

date specified

Dec 17, 2010

71/2012

Mar 15, 2017

date specified

Apr 6, 2012

277/2013

Jul 31, 2013

date specified

Aug 23, 2013

141/2017

Sep 25, 2017

date specified

Oct 13, 2017

84/2019

Jun 12, 2019

date specified

Jul 5, 2019

The following regulations are not yet in force and are not included in the current consolidation:

N.S.
Regulation

In force
date*

How in force

Royal Gazette
Part II Issue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*See subsection 3(6) of the Regulations Act for rules about in force dates of regulations.

Amendments by Provision

ad. = added
am. = amended

fc. = fee change
ra. = reassigned

rep. = repealed
rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected

How affected

2........................................................

am. 71/2012, 277/2013, 141/2017, 84/2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note that changes to headings are not included in the above table.

Editorial Notes and Corrections

 

Note

Effective
date

1

Allowable pesticides in Section 2 of original text placed in alphabetical order for the purposes of this consolidation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Repealed and Superseded

N.S.
Regulation

Title

In force
date

Repealed
date

 

 

 

 

Note:  Only regulations that are specifically repealed and replaced appear in this table.  It may not reflect the entire history of regulations on this subject matter.