Register July 2011 No. 667
Chapter ATCP 30
PESTICIDE PRODUCT RESTRICTIONS
Subchapter I — Definitions
Subchapter II — Prohibited Pesticides
Subchapter III — Pesticides Requiring Special Use Permit
Pesticides requiring special use permit.
Subchapter IV — Pesticides Allowed Only For Certain Purposes
Pesticides allowed only for certain purposes.
Subchapter V — Pesticides Used To Control Bats
Pesticides used to control bats.
Subchapter VI — Chloropicrin and Metam Sodium Pesticides
Metam sodium and chloropicrin pesticides; use restrictions.
Subchapter VII — Aldicarb Pesticides
Aldicarb use restrictions; reporting requirements.
Subchapter VIII — Atrazine Pesticides
General restrictions and requirements for use of atrazine.
Maximum application rates.
Annual report and recommendations.
Creation of atrazine management areas.
Creating prohibition areas.
Mixing and loading prohibited.
Repealing prohibition areas.
Ch. ATCP 30 Note
Pesticide products are registered and labeled for certain uses, and must be used according to label directions. (See ch. ATCP 29
.) This chapter spells out additional restrictions that apply to some pesticide products.
In this chapter:
"Apply a pesticide" means to bring, or attempt to bring, a pesticide into contact with a target organism or site.
"Department" means the state of Wisconsin department of agriculture, trade and consumer protection.
"Distribute a pesticide" means to distribute a pesticide for sale or use in this state.
"Person" means an individual, corporation, partnership, cooperative association, limited liability company, trust or other organization or entity. "Person" includes a county or local government entity, but does not include a state or federal government entity.
"Pesticide" has the meaning given in s. 94.67 (25)
, Stats., and includes a pesticide-fertilizer mixture.
"Sell" means to sell, offer for sale, display for sale or hold for sale in this state.
"Use" a pesticide means to mix or load a pesticide, apply a pesticide, or engage in any of the following activities which is related to the mixing, loading or application of a pesticide:
Activities which the pesticide label requires of the mixer, loader or applicator.
Handling an open pesticide container, other than an empty container that has been triple-rinsed or cleaned according to the pesticide label.
Cleaning or rinsing an open pesticide container, pesticide application equipment, or a mix or nurse tank.
Aerating or ventilating spaces treated with a fumigant pesticide.
ATCP 30.01 History
Cr. Register, May, 1998, No. 509
, eff. 6-1-98.
Except as provided under sub. (2)
, no person may sell, distribute, purchase or use any of the following pesticides in this state: