Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for Pesticide Containers and Containment Under Authority of the Virginia Pesticide Control Act [2 VAC 5 ‑ 690]
New regulations to establish standards and requirements for pesticide containers and containment
Action 3770
General Information
Action Summary These are new Virginia regulations that will be equivalent to Part 165 of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Pesticide Management and Disposal. The regulations will establish standards for container design and residue removal in non-refillable pesticide containers, standards for container design in refillable pesticide containers, standards for repackaging pesticide products into refillable containers and standards for pesticide containment structures. The promulgation of Virginia's own regulations will allow more flexibility and greater discretion in the enforcement of pesticide container and containment requirements based on Virginia's unique needs and conditions.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003295]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6287 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/02/2014.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Liza Fleeson Trossbach  / Program Manager, Office of Pesticide Services
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-6559    FAX: (804)371-2283    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.