What Is The Federal Insecticide, Fungicide And Rodenticide Act?

The Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act requires the registering of all pesticide products before they are used. The manufacturer must prove that the products will not cause an unreasonable risk of danger. Insecticides, fungicides and rodenticides must be tested to determine whether these products case birth defects, cancer and/or nerve damage.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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