Ecological Hazard and Environmental Risk Assessment Chapter for the Copper 8-Quinolinolate Reregistration Eligibility Decision (RED) Document.
Copper-8 quinolinolate (copper 8) is currently registered as a fungicide, algaecide and bacteriocide for materials preservation, wood preservation and food handling/storage establishments. Materials preservative uses include: industrial textiles, webbing, rope, canvas, leather, kraft paper, paperboard, adhesives and paint. Wood preservative uses include: log homes, shingle roofs, siding, fences, poles, posts, decks, furniture, playground equipment, sills and baseboards and structural building lumber. Food handling/storage establishment uses include potato processing, storage and transportation facilities.
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