EPAs Pesticide Enforcement Priorities Rosemarie Kelley Office of

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EPA’s Pesticide Enforcement Priorities Rosemarie Kelley Office of Civil Enforcement U. S. Environmental Protection

EPA’s Pesticide Enforcement Priorities Rosemarie Kelley Office of Civil Enforcement U. S. Environmental Protection Agency

EPA’s Priorities 2 Assuring the safety of chemicals December 2, 2020

EPA’s Priorities 2 Assuring the safety of chemicals December 2, 2020

EPA Enforcement Goals 3 Aggressively go after pollution problems that matter to communities Vigorous

EPA Enforcement Goals 3 Aggressively go after pollution problems that matter to communities Vigorous civil and criminal enforcement üProtect people from exposure to hazardous chemicals December 2, 2020

National Enforcement Program 4 Setting program direction Updating national policies Providing inspection targeting and

National Enforcement Program 4 Setting program direction Updating national policies Providing inspection targeting and case support to the Regions December 2, 2020

National Program Managers Guidance 5 Focuses resources on areas of concern December 2, 2020

National Program Managers Guidance 5 Focuses resources on areas of concern December 2, 2020

National Program Managers Guidance: FIFRA 6 • Two Focus Areas will be national: •

National Program Managers Guidance: FIFRA 6 • Two Focus Areas will be national: • Imports • Supplemental Registrations Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee December 2, 2020

Imports - FIFRA 7 Agency finds numerous violations through NOAs and inspections December 2,

Imports - FIFRA 7 Agency finds numerous violations through NOAs and inspections December 2, 2020

Imports - Improved Coordination 8 EPA joined the Commercial Targeting and Analysis Center (CTAC)

Imports - Improved Coordination 8 EPA joined the Commercial Targeting and Analysis Center (CTAC) December 2, 2020

National Program Managers Guidance: 9 • Regions choose an Optional Focus Area: ◦Fumigants/Fumigation ◦Worker

National Program Managers Guidance: 9 • Regions choose an Optional Focus Area: ◦Fumigants/Fumigation ◦Worker Safety Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee December 2, 2020

National Program Managers Guidance: 10 • Regions choose an Optional Focus Area: ◦Retail Marketing

National Program Managers Guidance: 10 • Regions choose an Optional Focus Area: ◦Retail Marketing ◦Container/Containment Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee December 2, 2020

Updating National Policies 11 n Harmonizing ERPs across programs December 2, 2020

Updating National Policies 11 n Harmonizing ERPs across programs December 2, 2020

Updating FIFRA Policies 12 FIFRA Penalty Policy (rev. 2009) NSI Policy (rev. 2011) Pesticides,

Updating FIFRA Policies 12 FIFRA Penalty Policy (rev. 2009) NSI Policy (rev. 2011) Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee December 2, 2020

FIFRA Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement 13 n Coordinating inspections n IRLs n Stop Sale,

FIFRA Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement 13 n Coordinating inspections n IRLs n Stop Sale, Use, or Removal Orders n Hearings December 2, 2020

Recent FIFRA Cases 14 Monsanto Company Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee

Recent FIFRA Cases 14 Monsanto Company Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee December 2, 2020

Recent Accomplishments - FY 2011 Case Highlights 15 Millipore Corporation Pesticides, Chemical Regulation &

Recent Accomplishments - FY 2011 Case Highlights 15 Millipore Corporation Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee December 2, 2020

Recent FIFRA Decision 16 99 Cents Only Stores, (EPA ALJ June 24, 2010) Pesticides,

Recent FIFRA Decision 16 99 Cents Only Stores, (EPA ALJ June 24, 2010) Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee December 2, 2020

Recent Enforcement Developments 17 Du. Pont Imprelis SSURO Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to

Recent Enforcement Developments 17 Du. Pont Imprelis SSURO Pesticides, Chemical Regulation & Right to Know Committee December 2, 2020

Final Thoughts 18 Vigorous civil enforcement December 2, 2020

Final Thoughts 18 Vigorous civil enforcement December 2, 2020