Approval marks the first ever EPA approval for application of a plant protection product by bees
Mississauga, Ontario–(Newsfile Corp. – August 28, 2019) – Bee Vectoring Technologies International Inc. (TSXV: BEE) (OTCQB: BEVVF) (the “Company” or “BVT”) announced today that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved Clonostachys rosea CR-7 (CR-7) for use as a fungicide on commercial crops. CR-7 is the first registered active ingredient for the Canadian-based company and the first active ingredient approved by the EPA for application via bees, known as “bee vectoring,” in which BVT is a global leader.
Sold under the brand name VECTORITE™ with CR-7, the product is labeled for numerous high-value crops, including strawberries, blueberries, sunflowers and almonds. With this approval, BVT is positioned to officially launch and