B. E. P. Q. 386 (8th Rev.) LIBRARY Effective March 18, 1946
STATE PLANT OARP
UNITED STATES DEPARTmENT OF AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH ADMINISTRATION
BUREAU OF ENTOMOLOGY AND PLANT QUARA-NTINE
DOMESTIC QUARANTINE NOTICES
GYPSY MOTH AND BROVN-TA7L MOTH QUARANTINE REGULATIONS MODIFIED
301.-45 Administrative instructions; articles exemoted from regu-
lation.-Pursuant to the authority conferred upon the Chief of the Bureau
of Entomologyr and Plant Quarantine by the second nroviso of 301.45
[Notice* of Quarantine No. 45, on account of the gymsy moth and brown-tail
mothl, the following articles and materials, the interstate movement of
which is not considered to constitute a risk of moth dissemination, are
exempted from regulation:
(a) Plants and cuttings
Acacia cuttings (Acacia spp.).
Banana stalks, when crushed, dried, and shredded.
Birch slabs and birch bark, when waxed, polished, or otherwise
treated, to eliminate pest risk.
Boxwood cuttings (Buxus sempervirens).
California peppertree cuttings (Schinus molle).
Clubmoss (sometimes called "ground pine") (Lcopodium spp.).
Eucalyptus cuttings (Eucalyptus globulus).
Evergreen smilax (Smilax lanceolata).
Fuchsia (Fuchsia spp.).
Galax (Galax aphylla).
Geranium (Pelargonium spp.)*
Heather cuttings (Erica spp. Calluna spp.).
Heliotrope (Heliotropium spp.).
Herbarium specimens, when dried; pressed, and treated, and
when so labeled on the outside of each container.
Jerusalem-cherry (Solanum capsicastrum, S. pseudocapsicum,
Leaves of deciduous or evergreen trees that have been treated
Mistletoe (Phoradendron fliavescens; VTisqum album3 etc.,.
Oregon huckleberry (Vaccinium ovatum .-
Partridgeberry (Mitchelia reoens).
Salal cuttings, known to the trade as lemon cuttings,
Strawberry plants .(Fragaria spp.).
Trailing arbutus.(Epigaea repens).
Verbena (Verbena spp.).
Wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens, Pyrol spp.).
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Cuttings of all other woody plants that have been grown in the green-
house throughout the year and when labeled on the outside of the con-
tainer to show that the contents were greenhousee -rovm.
(b) Quarry products
Stone and quarry products when processed by grinding and pulveriz-
Vermiculite (variously termed zonolite or mica-gro) when exfoliated
or expanded and when packaged in closed containers.
(6) Timber products
The following materials are exempted from regulation when they have
met the conditions as srecified below for each and when invoices and way-
bills, covering bulk carload or less-than-carload shipments, bear a, nota-
tion to the effect that the consignor certifies that the contents of the
shipment have been produced under conditions which entitle the material
to exemption as specified in the Federal gNpsy moth quarantine regulations
or administrative instructions issued in connection therewith:
Sawdust that has been (1) produced in established, nonportable, com-
mercial sawmills from boards or other timber previously sawed four sides,
(2) subsequently blown through an air-blast conveyor line having a mini-
mum length of 50 feet and at least one 90* or sharper angle, (3) pro-
tected from infestation prior to shipment.
Shavings that have been either (1) produced by planers having 6 or
more blades, or (2) blc-wn through an air-blast conveyor line having a
minimum length of 50 feet and at least one 90. or sharper angle; and
in either case protected from infestation.prior to shipment.
Wood flour, pulverized wood, or grQund wood sawdust, when processed
by screening or siftig .through a screen of at' least 30 meshes per inch.
This revision supersedes B.E.P.Q. 386,7 7th Revision, which became
effective November 20, 1942.
These instructions shall be effective on' and after March 18, 1946,
and shall remain in effect until further modified or revoked
(Sectin'8, 37 Stat. 318;, 39 Stat. 1165, 44 Stat. 250;*7 U.S.C. 1940
ed. 161; 10 F, R. 12545.)
Done at" !ashington, D. C., this 5th day of March 1946.
r. N. ANNAND,
Chief, Bureau of Entomology and