Canadian Forest Service Publications

From laboratory bench to marketplace — The “Chontrol®” Story: A legacy to government-academia-industry partnerships. 2008. Shamoun, S.F. Pages 429-437 in G. Tesar, S.W. Anderson, S. Ghosh, and T. Bramorski, editors. Strategic Technology Management: Building Bridges Between Sciences, Engineering and Business Management (2nd etition). Imperial College Press, London, UK.

Year: 2008

Issued by: Pacific Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 29270

Language: English

Availability: Not available through the CFS (click for more information).

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Chondrostereum purpureum-PFC 2139, and its end-use product, Chontrol® Paste, were developed by MycoLogic, Inc. through a collaborative research agreement with the Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service and Pacific Forestry Centre. These mycoherbicides products were reviewed jointly by Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) and the United States (US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA within the North American Free Trade Agreement’s Technical Working Group (NAFTA TWG) on Pesticides Joint Review Program. On 23 September 2004, EPA issued the registration for the manufacturing use product (CP-PFC 2139) and its end-use product (Chontrol® Paste).