PESTICIDE REGULATIONS DIVISION

 

List of Banned Pesticides in the Philippines
NAME OF CHEMICALS DETAILS OF RESTRICTION (e.g reason for control action, remaining allowed uses)
1-Naphthylthiourea (ANTU) Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
2, 4, 5-T Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Aldrin Banned as per FPA Circular No. 4, Series of 1989 (Banned since 1989. There are alternatives to aldrin as prescribed by UNEP).
Azinphos Ethyl Banned as per FPA Resolution No. 01, Series of 1993.
Brestan Organotin Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Chlordane Banned as per FPA Resolution No. 01, Series of 1999.
Chlorodimeform Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Copper Aceto-Aresenic (Paris Green) Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
DBCP Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
DDT Banned as per FPA Board Resolution No. 04, Series of 2005.
Dieldrin Banned as per FPA Circular No. 4, Series of 1989 (Banned since 1989. There are alternatives to dieldrin as prescribed by UNEP).
Elemental Phosphorus (White & Yellow) Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Endosulfan Banned as per FPA Board Resolution No. 01, Series of 2015.
Endrin Banned as per FPA Circular No. 4, Series of 1989 (Banned since 1989. There are alternatives to endrin as prescribed by UNEP).
EPN Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Ethylene Bromide (EDB) Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Gophacide Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
HCH/BHC Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Heptachlor Banned as per FPA Circular No. 4, Series of 1989 (Banned since 1989. There are alternatives to heptachlor as prescribed by UNEP).
Leptophos Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Mercuric Fungicides Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Nitrofen Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Organotin Compounds Banned as per FPA Resolution No. 01, Series of 1993.
Parathion-Ethyl Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Parathion-Methyl Banned as per FPA Resolution No. 01, Series of 1993.
Sodium Fluoroacetamide (1801) Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Sodium Fluoroacetate Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Strychnine Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Thalium Sulfate Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.
Toxaphene/Campechlor Banned as per FPA Circular No. 4, Series of 1989 (Banned since 1989. There are alternatives to toxaphene as prescribed by UNEP).
Triphenyltin Banned as per FPA Circular No. 04, Series of 1989.

 

List of Restricted Pesticides in the Philippines
NAME OF CHEMICALS DETAILS OF RESTRICTION (e.g reason for control action, remaining allowed uses)  
Pentachlorophenol (PCP) - ( Severly Restricted ) Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 For use in wood treatment only by FPA Accredited wood treatments plants and institutions.
Aldicarb Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 Importation not allowed except in cases of emergency as determined by the authority.
Carbon Disulfide Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 Adequate time for aeration is required after treatment before commodities are processed into food or feed.
Carbon Tetrachloride Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 Adequate time for aeration is required after treatment before commodities are processed into food or feed.
Chlorobenzilate Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 Importation not allowed except in cases of emergency as determined by the authority.
Chloroform Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 Adequate time for aeration is required after treatment before commodities are processed into food or feed.
Entropop Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 For use in banana plantations only.
Ethylformate Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989  Adequate time for aeration is required after treatment before commodities are processed into food or feed.
HCN Generating Materials Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 Adequate time for aeration is required after treatment before commodities are processed into food or feed.
Inorganic Arsenicals (Arsenic Trioxide) Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 For use by FPA Accredited wood treatment and wood preserving plants only.
Lindane (Gamma/BHC) Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 The only allowed use to date is on pineapple plantations by soil pre-plant application.
Methidation Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989
For use in banana plantations only.
Methyl Bromide Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989
Adequate time for aeration is required after treatment before commodities are processed into food or feed.
Monocrotophos Restricted as per FPA Resolution No. 01, Series of 1993. Allowed use is for beanfly control on legumes only.
Paraquat Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989 Restricted for institutional Use Only. Approval of use will be based on strick compliance by the imported/end-user of the requirements act for its use.
Phenamiphos Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989   For use in banana and pineapple plantations.
Phosphine Generating Compounds Restricted as per FPA Circular No. 04 Series of 1989  Adequate time for aeration is required after treatment before commodities are processed into food or feed.

 


 

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 LIST OF REGISTERED PESTICIDE
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