Temik Registration Comments From Brandenburg

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The following correspondence, relative to the Temik availability, was forwarded by Jack Bacheler and Rick Brandenburg

Thursday February 24, 2011
*Judge extends ban on MIC manufacture

by George Hohmann

Daily Mail Business Editor
Charleston Daily Mail
Hearing on proposal of longer ban postponed; M. Sam Mannan named as court-appointed expert

*Read more* <http://www.dailymail.com/Business/201102231296>


On 2/25/2011 8:07 a.m., Malone Rosemond wrote:
> If you haven’t already heard, this is obviously not good news. We
> will keep you posted. Please see below.
> Please note new my email address: malone.rosemond@bayer.com Best
> Regards, Malone Rosemond
> *_______________________*
> Bayer CropScience LP
> Sr. Technical Services Representative
> 5211 Woods End Ln.
> Hillsborough, NC 27278
> Phone: 919-219-9333
> Fax: 919-969-6783
> E-mail: _malone.rosemond@bayer.com_ <mailto:malone.rosemond@bayer.com>
> Web: _http://www.bayer.com_ <http://www.bayer.com/>
> —– Forwarded by Malone Rosemond/MOWRS/US/BCS/BAYER on 02/25/2011
> 08:03 a.m. —–
> *Adrian Percy/CSPCN/US/BCS/BAYER*
> 02/24/2011 11:35 a.m.
> To
> BCS Development Tech Service@BAYER-US-NOTES cc
> Subject
> Stakeholder Message Regarding the Production of Sevin® brand carbaryl
> and Temik® brand aldicarb insecticides
> *To all Tech Service Reps,*
> *The following stakeholder message was posted on our intranet site and
> distributed to Comm Opps today. I am forwarding it to you in case you
> need it to inform any stakeholders which you interact with.*
> *Regards,*
> *Adrian.*
> *Stakeholder Message Regarding TRO Extension*
> A temporary restraining order affecting the production of a key
> intermediate used in the production of Sevin® brand carbaryl and
> Temik® brand aldicarb insecticides has been extended until March 28,
> to allow the court more time to consider its decision. This delay
> will affect the ability of Bayer CropScience to supply these important
> brands to our customers in a timely manner.
> The initial two-week temporary restraining order was granted by a
> federal judge on February 10, in response to a lawsuit brought about
> by 16 residents of West Virginia who questioned the safe production of
> the intermediate, methyl isocyanate (MIC) at the Institute Industrial
> Park. Although Bayer CropScience believes this lawsuit is not
> warranted, we have agreed to this extension in order to allow the
> court more time to confer with a newly-appointed technical expert and
> to make a more informed decision about our operations.
> For more than 40 years, MIC has been safely manufactured at the
> Institute site and Bayer CropScience has recently invested millions of
> dollars to enhance its operational safety. Although we recognize that
> this delay will be an inconvenience to those who use our products, it
> is our hope that this matter will be successfully resolved and that we
> can resume production soon after March 28.
> Bayer CropScience is committed to the safe production of all of our
> products and we will do all that is possible to bring Sevin® and
> Temik® to the market as soon as possible to meet the needs of our
> customers. We will keep you informed as more information becomes
> available.
> Please note the new email address: adrian.percy@bayer.com
> Adrian PERCY Ph.D.
> Vice President, Development and Market Support
> _________________________________________
> Bayer CropScience LP
> 2 T.W. Alexander Drive, P.O. Box 12014> Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
> Telephone: +1 919 549 2370
> Mobile: +1 919 308 4606
> E-mail: adrian.percy@bayer.com
> Web: http://www.bayercropscience.com
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Jack S. Bacheler – Entomology
Professor and Dept. Extension Leader
Campus Box 7613; 2306 Gardner Hall
Raleigh, NC 27695 Cell 919.810.7379
Phone 919.515.8877 Fax 515-7746

Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note (PNNC-2011-003)