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Name: Regulations for the Importation, Handling, Use, Storage and Disposal of Pesticides (L.N. No. 114 of 2006).
Country: Eritrea
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2006-09-20
Entry into force:
ISN: ERI-2006-R-91364
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF PDF (consulted on 2012-10-15)
Abstract/Citation: These Regulations introduce measures of control on the importation and placing on the market of pesticides. Only pesticides listed in Annex 1 to these Regulations may be imported commercially. Other pesticides may be imported for scientific purposes. Importation of pesticides requires a pesticide import permit and importation or otherwise trading or commercial application of pesticides requires a pesticide dealers license.
Other provisions of these Regulations concerning packaging and labelling of pesticides and testing by importers and inspection by the Ministry. The Ministry shall issue a document of qualification to approved importers and dealers.

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