Key Issues

 

This page allows information to be shared, on the key issues affecting all NOPCE countries:

  • Identify the type of intelligence data;
  • Investigation cases;
  • Enforcement actions; and,
  • Other information could be shared among NOPCE members or made public.

 

 Australia   •   The Netherlands  •   United States

 

Australia

Issues of current concern to APVMA Compliance include the importation of unregistered or substandard chemical products (agricultural and veterinary).

The APVMA Compliance function is moving to deliver its services in a more strategic approach by using compliance campaigns to target multiple low risk matters instead of pursuing each and every case.

 

The Netherlands

The Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority

The focus of the NVWA, in regard to pesticides, is on (illegal) import of pesticides, the consequences of use of (illegal) pesticides for sweet water, residues on consumption products and advising the ‘Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides’.

  

United States

U.S. EPA/Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance National Program Managers Guidance for Fiscal Year 2013 (pesticide-related guidance begins on p.67)

U.S. EPA/Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance National Program Managers Guidance for Fiscal Year 2014 (pesticide-related guidance begins on p.35)