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The OECD has recently developed an OECD Guidance on Pesticide Compliance and Enforcement Best Practices.
The Best Practices Guidance addresses compliance and enforcement issues as they relate to pesticides and associated health and environmental risks. The document provides guidance for promoting and monitoring compliance and for assessing and mitigating the risks of non-compliance. It is targeted primarily at pesticide regulators, but may also interest policy makers as well as regulated parties (i.e. pesticide industry), and it addresses the following areas of the pesticide life-cycle:
For each of these areas, the best practice guidance:
The regulatory reforms will bring the Agvet Codes up to date with contemporary regulation in Australia, with practice and procedures to be developed to implement the legislative reforms.