Active Ingredient: Methyl Iodide
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Risk Characterization Documents (RCDs) estimate the nature and likelihood of adverse health effects in humans who may be exposed to pesticides.

  • February 2010 – Risk Characterization Document for Inhalation Exposure
    • Volume I, Health Risk Assessment (PDF), Appendices
    • Volume II, Exposure Assessment (PDF)
    • Volume III, Environmental Fate (PDF)
    • Volume IV Part 1, Responses to Scientific Review Committee Comments (PDF)
    • Volume IV Part 2, Responses to Public Comments (PDF)

Other Documents

  • November 2010 – Final Evaluation of Midas Products (PDF)
  • November 2010 – Report on Air Monitoring for Methyl Iodide during an Application (PDF)
    • Appendices (PDF)
  • February 2010 – Exposure Assessment Document for Pesticide Products Containing Methyl Iodide (PDF)
  • December 2004 – Review of Occupational Exposure Studies for Methyl Iodide (Registration Tracking ID #192892, 192893, 192894) (PDF)
  • January 2015 – Completion of Methyl Iodide Mitigation (PDF)
  • February 2011 - Methyl Iodide: Designating as Restricted Material, Listing as Toxic Air Contaminant, and Use Restrictions as a Volatile Organic Compound
  • April 2010 – Methyl Iodide (Iodomethane) Mitigation Evaluation and Options (PDF)
  • April 2010 – Duration of Tarping for Methyl Iodide Applications (PDF)
  • February 2011 – Statement by Mary-Ann Warmerdam, Director, Department of Pesticide Regulation, before the Assembly Committees on Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials and Health
  • December 2010 – About DPR's Decision to Register Methyl Iodide (PDF)
  • December 2010 – Methyl Iodide: Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
  • December 2010 – Comparing DPR's Proposed Restrictions with other States (PDF)
  • December 2010 – Detailed Comparison of the Federal Product Label, California-Specific Label, and Related Laws and Regulations (PDF)
  • December 2010 – DPR Announces Decision to Register Methyl Iodide with Most Stringent Restrictions in the Nation
  • December 2010 – Notice of Final Decisions to Register Pesticide Products Containing Methyl Iodide and Written Evaluation
  • December 2010 – Response to the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board Comments Dated June 10, 2010 Regarding Methyl Iodide Registration Decision (PDF)
  • July 2010 – DPR Director Testifies that the Department's Proposed Registration Decision on Methyl Iodide is More Health Protective than U.S. EPA's Decision
  • June 2010 – Statement by Mary-Ann Warmerdam, Director, Department of Pesticide Regulation, before the Senate Committee on Food and Agriculture
  • May 2010 – Notice of Proposed Decisions to Register Pesticide Products Containing Methyl Iodide and Public Report Extension of Public Comment Period (PDF)
  • April 2010 – DPR Announces Proposed Decision to Register Methyl Iodide, Using Nation's Most Stringent Restrictions
  • April 2010 – Notice of Proposed Decisions to Register Pesticide Products Containing Methyl Iodide and Public Report (PDF)
  • August 2009 – Why DPR Opted for an External Peer Review of Methyl Iodide
  • July 2009 – Methyl Iodide Risk Assessment Will Undergo External Review
  • August 2004 – Notice Regarding Initiation of Risk Assessment Process for the New Active Ingredient Iodomethane (PDF)

For content questions, contact:

Ann Schaffner
Worker Health and Safety Branch
1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4015
Sacramento, CA 95812-4015
Phone: (916) 445-4222
E-mail: Ann.Schaffner@cdpr.ca.gov

Kara James
Pesticide Registration Branch
1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4015
Sacramento, CA 95812-4015
Phone: (916) 324-3523
E-mail: Kara.James@cdpr.ca.gov