Indiana Pesticides regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Indiana Pesticides: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Indiana Pesticide Registration Law, Indiana Code (IC) 15-16-4

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Indiana Pesticide Use and Application Law, IC 15-16-5 and regulations at 355 Indiana Administrative Code (IAC) 4-0.5-1 to 5-8-1

Hazardous waste pesticides:

Listed waste pesticides: 329 IAC 3.1-6-1 to 3.1-6-3

Farmer exemption: 329 IAC 3.1-7-1

Restricted use pesticides (RUPs): 357 IAC 1-3-1 to 1-3-5 and 355 IAC 4-4-3

State RUPs: 357 IAC 1-17-1

Certification and licensing: 355 IAC 4-1-1.1 to 4-1-4

Private applicators: 355 IAC 4-1-4

Commercial pesticide applicators: 355 IAC 4-1-3

Examinations: 355 IAC 4-1-2.1

Training: 355 IAC 4-6-3

Golf course application: 357 IAC 1-15-1 to 1-15-5

Financial responsibility: 355 IAC 4-3-1 to 4-3-4

Recordkeeping: 355 IAC 4-4-1

Lawn application: 357 IAC 1-5-2 and 357 IAC 1-5-3

Containers: 357 IAC 1-14-1 to 1-14-3

Drift restriction: 357 IAC 1-12-1 and 357 IAC 1-12-2

Open burning: 357 IAC 1-13-2

Application at schools: 357 IAC 1-16-1 to 1-16-9

Certification and licensing: 357 IAC 1-16-4

Direct supervision: 357 IAC 1-16-5

Pesticide use restrictions: 357 IAC 1-16-6

Pesticide storage: 357 IAC 1-16-7

Pesticide notification registry: 357 IAC 1-16-8

Recordkeeping: 357 IAC 1-16-9

Penalties: 357 IAC 1-6-1 to 1-7-8

Pesticide permit: 327 IAC 15-1-1

Regulatory Agencies

Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM)

Office of the Indiana State Chemist and Seed Commissioner (OISC) Indiana Pesticide Review Board

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 5

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. There are two state pesticide laws in Indiana: the Indiana Pesticide Registration Law and the Indiana ...


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