Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA), under the authority of the Pest Control Products Act, is proposing registration for the sale and use of Plutella xylostella granulovirus (PlxyGV) isolate GV-0020 and Plutex, containing the technical grade active ingredient Plutella xylostella granulovirus (PlxyGV) isolate GV-0020 and Plutex, to control diamondback moth larvae on canola and field-grown Brassica Head and Stem Vegetables (Crop Group 5-13).

How to get involved
This consultation is open for comment from 2 May 2023 to 16 June 2023 (45 calendar days). Open the “Consultation Summary” to access the document.

If you would like to comment, see the Pest Management Regulatory Agency Publications Section page for contact information. Please be sure to include the title of the consultation document on which you are commenting. Interested parties are encouraged to provide comments by 16 June 2023.

Reporting to Canadians
Health Canada will make the results of this consultation available on this website. Once the decision on Plutella xylostella granulovirus (PlxyGV) isolate GV-0020 and Plutex is finalized, the PMRA will post a Registration Decision on the Pesticides and Pest Management Reports and Publications portion of

If you have any questions, contact the Pest Management Information Service.

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