ORS 634.026¹
Pesticide labeling requirements
  • highly toxic pesticides
  • applicability of law

(1) If not otherwise required or prescribed by federal law or rule, each package or container of every pesticide shall be labeled with:

(a) The name and address of the manufacturer or person for whom it was manufactured.

(b) The brand name or trademark under which the material is sold.

(c) The professed standard of quality of the material.

(d) The net weight or volume of the contents.

(e) Adequate and necessary directions for its proper and intended use.

(2) In addition to the information required by subsection (1) of this section, any pesticide which is highly toxic shall be labeled with:

(a) A sign of a skull and crossbones.

(b) The word "poison" in red on the package printed on a background of contrasting color.

(c) A poison antidote for the material, if any.

(3) The provisions of subsection (2) of this section shall not apply to bleaching powder or chloride of lime. [1973 c.341 §10]

Chapter 634

See also annota­tions under ORS chapter 573 in permanent edi­tion.

Atty. Gen. Opinions

County ac­tion to regulate pest­i­cides, (1980) Vol 41, p 21

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 634—Pesticide Control, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors634.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 634, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­634ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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