6 July, 2017
Invitation to National Roadshow for Wood Packaging Material (ISPM 15) & Discontinuation of Methly Bro-mide in SA
The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries hereby invites all role players in manufacturing, treating, exporting of wood packing mate-rial (WPM) using Methyl bromide and Heat Treatment, as well as import-ers of Methyl Bromide fumigant ,Freight Forwarders and Agents.
The purpose of the roadshow is to appraise role players on the following:
- ISPM 15 regulation
- Registration Process
- Auditing procedure and requirements
- Compliance for Pest Controllers in terms of the Fertilizers, Farm Feeds, Agricultural Remedies and Stock Remedies Act, 1947 (Act No. 36 of 1947)
- Discontinuation of Methyl Bromide and exempted MB uses (QPS & ISPM 15).
This roadshow will be conducted in four provinces namely: Gauteng, Kwa-Zulu Natal; Eastern Cape and Western Cape.
NB: It is compulsory to attend the roadshow and all attendees will be presented with certificates of attendance. Failure to attend the roadshow will lead to suspension on the DAFF database.
||For more information please contact:
Tel: (012) 309 8753
Prior confirmation for the attendance as per indicated date is not required.