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Maldives - Final Regulatory Action
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Chemical name: 2,7:3,6-Dimethanonaphth[2,3-b]oxirene, 3,4,5,6,9,9-hexachloro-1a,2,2a,3,6,6a,7,7a-octahydro-, (1a.alpha.,2.beta.,2a.beta.,3.alpha.,6.alpha.,6a.beta.,7

Final regulatory action has been taken for the category:

Final regulatory action: The chemical is Banned

Use or uses prohibited by the final regulatory action:

The final regulatory action was based on a risk or hazard evaluation: No

Summary of the final regulatory action:

The Banned Pesticide List is a regulatory action circulated under the mandate
of the Ministry of Fisheries, Marine Resources and Agriculture (MoFMRA) for the
last 5 years. Any update to the list is gazetted by MoFRMRA as per the general
regulations of the government. The latest is update is on 10th October 2019
((IUL)30-E3/30/2019/231). Items to the list are updated based on many factors
such as incident reports, mammalian and marine toxicity levels, economic
relevance etc. In addition to MoFMRA, various enforcement bodies including
Maldives National Defence Force, Maldives Customs Services, Ministry of
Environment and Maldives Ports Authority adhere to this document.

The reasons for the final regulatory action were relevant to:

Date of entry into force of the final regulatory action: 10/10/2019

This notification did not meet the requirements of Annex I to the Convention.