Copper Sulfate & Fixed Coppers Overview

Substance: Copper Sulfate & Fixed Coppers (Copper Hydroxide, Copper Oxide, Copper Oxychloride)

Annotation: Includes products exempted from EPA tolerance; Substance must be used in a manner that minimizes accumulation of copper in the soil; Shall not be used as herbicides

National List Citation: 7 CFR 205.601(i)(2)

Date Listed: 2002

Sunset Date:
Current - 6/27/2017
Next Sunset - 2022
New Review Date - 2019 (review in 2017)

Use and Brand Name Products: Plant Disease Control, Algaecide, Insecticide (tadpole shrimp in aquatic rice production)