The Pesticide Control Program protects public health and the environment through regulation of pesticide use, sale, and distribution in Alaska.

*For complaints regarding pesticides, please see our How to Report a Pesticide Problem fact sheet or contact us at 800-478-2577 (in state).

Pesticide Products

Pesticide products must be registered with us to be sold in the State. This includes pesticides bought through the Internet. You can use the Search below to see if a product is currently registered.

Certified Applicators

Many uses of pesticides require the applicator to be certified and licensed with the State. For more information, please see our Certification and Training page.

Permits & IPM


At this time, there are no pesticides specifically approved by the EPA for use on marijuana crops. The following documents outline DEC's guidance on the issue:

Public Notices

The Alaska Division of Agriculture has applied to the ADEC for a permit to apply herbicide to control invasive elodea in Sport Lake in the Kenai Peninsula. See the public notice for more information.

The Lake of the Hills Homeowners Association has applied to DEC for a permit to apply herbicide to control nuisance vegetation in Lake of the Hills in Anchorage. See the public notice for more information

Current Interests