Commercial Grade Products Banned Pesticide List

The Province of Prince Edward Island has banned selected uses of commercial class pesticides that contain the active ingredient 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D).

Banned Uses

Commercial class pesticides containing the active ingredient 2,4-D may not be used to control weeds on residential or commercial lawns, parks, playgrounds, sports fields, speciality turf, or on driveways, walkways, or patios. Commercial class pesticides containing the active ingredient 2,4-D may only be used for the maintenance of selected turf areas on commercial golf courses.

The list of products below should only be used as a guide.

If you are unsure as to whether or not you may use a specific pesticide, contact the Pesticide Regulatory Program at (902) 368-5599 for clarification.

Commercial Pesticides Banned for Lawn Care Use
Ident. # Trade Name
5931   2,4-D Amine 600 Herbicide
6330 2,4-D Bee-4 Herbicide
9528 2,4-D Amine 500 Liquid Farm Weed Killer
9547 2,4-D Amine 500 Herbicide
9560 2,4-D LV-600 Emulsifiable Concentrate
9561 2,4-D Ester 600 Herbicide
9811 Killex Liquid Turf Herbicide
14725 Nufarm 2,4-D Amine 500 liquid Herbicide
14726 Nufarm 2,4-D Amine 600 liquid Herbicide
15730 Wilson 2,4-D Amine 500 Liquid Weed Killer
16971 Green Cross killex 500 Turf Herbicide Liquid concentrate
17511 IPCO 2,4-D Amine 600 liquid Herbicide
18963 Trillion Liquid Turf Herbicide
19391 Wilson Turf-Rite 2 2(Double Strength Herbicide)
19400 Wilson Tri-Kill turf Herbicide
19810 Par III Commercial Liquid Turf Herbicide
21022 Wilson 2,4-D LV Emulsifiable Concentrate
23563 2,4-D Ester 700 Herbicide
26163 Weedway 2,4-D Amine 600 Liquid Herbicide
27815 Mecoturf 2,4-D Liquid Herbicide
27819 IPCO 2,4-D Ester 700 Liquid27820 Nufarm 2,4-D Ester 700 Liquid Herbicide
27846 IPCO Premium 3-Way XP Turf Herbicide
27848 Weedaway Premium 3-Way XP Turf Herbicide
27884 Par III Turf Herbicide
27969 Wilson Turf Rite 2 2 (Double Strength Herbicide)
27970 Wilson Tri-Kill Turf Herbicide
27972 Trillion-P Liquid Turf Herbicide
27975 Killex 500 Liquid Turf Herbicide Concentrate (Green cross)
27976 Killex Turf Herbicide Liquid concentrate (Green Cross)
28271 2,4-D Amine 600 Liquid Herbicide
28296 Formula 40C Liquid Farm Herbicide
29006 Viterra 2,4-D Ester 700 Herbicide
29007 Weedaway 2,4-D Ester 700 Herbicide
29248 Viterra 2,4-D Amine 600 Liquid Herbicide
29264 2,4-D LV-700 HERBICIDE
29559 INT-101 HERBICIDE
29564 AGRO-FLEX 2,4-D ESTER 700 HERBICIDE
29594 INT-103 HERBICIDE
29595 AGRO-FLEX 2,4-D AMINE 600 LIQUID HERBICIDE
   

Who can I contact for more information?

Thane Clarke ( Pesticide Management Program Specialist)
Jones Building
11 Kent Street 4th Floor
Charlottetown, PEI
C1A 7N8
Telephone: (902) 368-5599
Fax: (902) 368-5830
Email: ktclarke@gov.pe.ca
 

Published date: 
March 10, 2016
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General Inquiries

Department of Communities, Land and Environment
4th Floor, Jones Building
11 Kent Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-5044
Toll-free: 1-866-368-5044
Fax: (902) 368-5830

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