The Indian Central Insecticides Board and Registration Committee (CIBRC) approved 27 registrations of pesticide technical at the meeting of the Registration Committee on May 19, 2017, including 7 herbicides, 12 insecticides and 8 fungicides.

For registration type, 5 products are the 9 (3) registrations (none for export purpose), the other 22 product registrations belong to the 9 (4) - "Me-Too” registration.

As to the holders, Excel Phosphates got the most 3 registrations; for product, Piperonyl butoxide (Insecticide Synergists, taken as insecticide in the table below) got the most 3 registrations.

The details are as follows:

Product

Company

Registration type

Herbicides

24-D

Excel Phosphates

9(4)

Atrazine

HPM Chemicals & Fertilizers

9(4)

Clodinafop-propargyl

Excel Phosphates

9(4)

Glyphosate

Adama India

9(4)

Glyphosate

Sonachi Industries

9(4)

Metribuzin

Atul

9(4)

Sulfosulfuron

Excel Phosphates

9(4)

Insecticides

Piperonyl butoxide

Gujarat Agrochem

 9 (3)*

Piperonyl butoxide

Tagros

 9 (3)*

Piperonyl butoxide

V.K.A. Polymers

 9(3)*

Thiamethoxam

Indofil

9(4)

Fenpropathrin

BharatRasayan

9(4)

Thiamethoxam

Jubilant Life Sciences

9(4)

Imidacloprid

Integrated Pesticides

9(4)

Cyhalothrin

Agrico Organics

9(4)

Chlorpyrifos

Hemani

9(4)

Allethrin

Tagros

9(4)

Cypermethrin

Crop Life Science

9(4)

Diafenthiuron

Indofil

9(4)

Fungicides

Kresoxim-methyl

Parijat Group

9(3)

Ametoctradin

BASF India

9(3)

Myclobutanil

Krishi Rasayan Exports

9(4)

Difenoconazole

Punjab Chemicals & Crop Protection

9(4)

Chlorothalonil

HPM Chemicals & Fertilizers

9(4)

Tebuconazole

Hemani

9(4)

Hexaconazole

Ambey Laboratories

9(4)

Difenoconazole

Meghmani

9(4)

9 (3)*: registration only for export, belongs to 9(3) registrations

9(3) registrations: This guideline is for registering a new pesticide (technical grade or formulation) or registering a new import source of technical grade pesticide or first time indigenous manufacture of technical grade pesticide or formulation. This is a permanent registration and does not require any renewal.

9(4) registrations: This is Me-too registration for indigenous manufacture of technical grade pesticide and formulations and import of pesticides from already registered source.

Source: CIBRC