The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) has issued a notice of statewide detainment and stop sale and removal order for Triple Action Neem Oil Broad Spectrum Fungicide, Insecticide, Miticide manufactured by Southern Agriculture Insecticides, Inc. after finding the presence of three pesticide active ingredients not listed on the product label, EPA Registration No. 70051-2-829.
The label lists the active ingredient neem oil. ODA’s investigation of the product and laboratory analysis found the presence of malathion, chlorpyrifos, and permethrin, which are not listed on the label.
The order calls for the product manufacturer to immediately cease all sales, offers of sale, or other distribution in Oregon. In addition, ODA is asking growers who may have purchased the product not to use it. Use of Triple Action Need Oil Broad Spectrum Fungicide, Insecticide, Miticide could cause cannabis growers to fail pesticide testing requirements.
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