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    Notification of the Use of Pesticides

    (This notice should be received at least 72 hours prior to pesticide use)

     

    Date Issued:   6-24-20                      

     

    To: Parents/guardians of students, and staff of Red Bank Regional High School

     

    From: The School IPM Coordinator: Manuel Pabon                        Phone Number: 732.245.9148

     

    This notice is to advise you that the following pesticides will be used at [insert name of school]:

     

    Pesticide Common Name

    Escalade

    talstar

    Pesticide Trade Name

    Escalade

    talstar

    EPA Registration Number

    228-442

    279-3206

    Pesticide Common Name

    Eagle

    Roundup

    merit

    Pesticide Trade Name

    Eagle

    Roundup

    merit

    EPA Registration Number

    62719463

    524-539

    4321312

     

    Location of the pesticide application:sports fields and grounds                

     

    Reason for the pesticide application:         control of weeds, insects and fungus

     

    If an indoor application, the date and time it is planned: 

     

    DATE____________________ TIME__________________________

     

    If an outdoor application, 3 dates must be listed, in chronological order, on which the outdoor application may take place if the preceding date is canceled; and the time the application is scheduled to occur.

     

    DATE / TIME__6-29-20 7am________ DATE / TIME_6-30-20_______ DATE / TIME 7-01-20

     

     

    Description of the possible adverse effects of the pesticides as per the Material Safety Data Sheets for the pesticides to be used, if available:

    Avoid contact with skin clothes and eyes wear appropriate protective equipment when applying. Do not ingest. Do not enter treated area until dry.

     

    Pesticide product label instructions and precautions related to Public Safety. Do not enter treated area until dry or for 12 hours after last application. Keep out of reach of children.

    Note: as required by law, we are advising you of the following statement:

    The Office of Pesticide Programs of the United States Environmental Protection Agency has stated:

    “Where possible, persons who potentially are sensitive, such as pregnant women, infants, and children, should avoid any unnecessary pesticide exposure.”

     

    REMEMBER: Whenever a non-low impact pesticide is used on school property there is also a Restricted Entry Interval (REI) that begins when the pesticide application ends.  This Restricted Entry Interval last for seven hours unless the product label uses NUMERIC LANGUAGE, e.g., 4hours or 12 hours; directing a longer or shorter period of time.  If the product label does not discuss Restricted Entry the period of time defaults to seven (7) hours.