18 Oct 2018
Argentina Bans Imports of Carbofuran Products
Argentina has banned effective from 9 October 2019 the production and importation of the active substances carbofuran, carbosulfan, diazinon, aldicarb and dicofol, as well as their formulated products. Excluded from this ban are 10 percent carburan granule formulations. Argentinean authorities note that carbofuran formulations are considered dangerous pesticides and are currently prohibited in the EU, Canada and various sub-Saharan African countries.