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Termiticides Approved By The Structural Pest Control Committee

The Structural Pest Control Committee (SPCC) adopted the following rule pertaining to termiticides for commercial use:

(b) Effective July 1, 1999, only those products which bear an EPA-approved label for such use and for which the Committee has received the following information may be used for subterranean termite control:
(1) A statement from the pesticide registrant that the termiticide is primarily intended, either for use:
(A) as a supplement to or in combination with other treatment(s); or
(B) by itself, as the sole source of termite control; and
(2) For termiticides under Part (b)(1)(B) of this Rule, data to support all efficacy claims made on the label, labeling and any promotional materials distributed by the registrant or manufacturer.

(c) Effective July 1, 2002, only those products approved by the Committee based on the data submitted pursuant to Subparagraph (b)(2) of this Rule may be used for the prevention or control of subterranean termites. The Committee shall approve the product if the data submitted substantially supports the efficacy claims.

(d)Termiticides intended for use as a supplement to or in combination with other termiticides may not be used alone without first disclosing the registrants' recommendations to the property owner or agent.

(e) A list of approved termiticides may be obtained by writing to:
NC Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Structural Pest Control Division
1090 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1090
or by calling (919) 733-6100

Pursuant to this rule, several termiticide registrants have listed their products with the Committee as either standalone or supplemental products. A complete list of these products and use appears below. Consistent with .0502 (b) above, effective July 1, 1999 only those products which have been listed with the Committee may be used for commercial termite control. Consistent with .0502(c), products listed as supplemental can not be used alone without first disclosing the registrant's recommendations to the property owner or agent. Other registrants have contacted the Committee and will be sending information before the July 1, 1999 date.

An expanded version of the Termiticide List (here) inclusive of active ingredients and EPA registration numbers in PDF format

Note:This list is published to fulfill the requirements of 2 NCAC 34 .0502. No endorsement of any product is made or intended.


NCDA&CS Structural Pest Control & Pesticide Division, James W. Burnette, Jr., Director
Mailing Address: 1090 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1090
Physical Address: 2109 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607
Phone: (919) 733-6100 ; FAX: (919) 733-0633