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August 14, 2018
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On August 14, the Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published Gazette No. 16 - 14 August 2018. Pages 26-27 of the gazette list draft MRLs and pages 32-33 list amendments to MRLs for pesticides in or on various commodities.

Comments on the draft MRLs must be submitted to the APVMA by September 10, 2018. Relevant proposed and amended MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on August 15, 2018.

August 14, 2018
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On August 14, the U.S. EPA announced the receipt of pesticide petitions to establish or modify MRLs for several active ingredients.

Comments must be received September 13, 2018. MRLs from this proposal will display in the Global MRL Database on August 15, 2018.

August 13, 2018
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On August 13, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the review of the existing MRLs for myclobutanil in various crops.

Proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on August 14, 2018.

August 13, 2018
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On August 13, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the modification of the existing MRLs for fluoxastrobin in various crops. 

Proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on August 14, 2018.

August 13, 2018
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On August 8, Hong Kong's Centre for Food Safety published a revised version of its Guidelines on Food Classification for the Pesticide Residues in Food Regulation.

Relevant MRL updates resulting from these food classification changes will display when the revised Guidelines go into effect on November 1, 2018.

August 10, 2018
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On August 10, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of picoxystrobin in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received by October 9, 2018. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on August 11, 2018.

August 8, 2018
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On August 6, Malaysia's Ministry of Health published a draft MRL amendment to their Food Regulations 1985.

Comments are due September 6, 2018. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on August 9, 2018.

August 8, 2018
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On August 8, the United States Food Safety and Inspection Service published an update on recent Codex Alimentarius activities, including the 2018 meetings of the Codex Commission for Food Additives and the Codex Alimentarius Commission.

Food additive provisions contained in Codex's General Standard for Food Additives are included in the Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

August 8, 2018
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Recently, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India published a direction regarding food additives.

The Food Additive Database, which includes India's food additive regulations, has been updated to reflect all relevant changes. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI.

August 8, 2018
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On August 8, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of spinetoram in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received by October 9, 2018. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on August 9, 2018.

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