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December 8, 2016
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On December 7, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed MRLs for the active ingredients penflufen and carfentrazone-ethyl.

PMRA will accept comments on the proposed MRLs through February 20, 2017. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on December 9, 2016.

August 30, 2016
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On August 30, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published conclusions on the peer reviews of the pesticide risk assessments of the active substances flazasulfuron and carfentrazone-ethyl.

The European Union's current flazasulfuron and carfentrazone-ethyl MRLs display in the Global MRL Database.

July 18, 2016
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On July 18, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published amendments for chlorantraniliprole, alpha-cypermethrin, bifenthrin, acetamiprid, azoxystrobin, carfentrazone-ethyl, cypermethrin, thiamethoxam, thiophanate-methyl, pyraclostrobin, imibenconazole, fipronil, and spinosad.

MRL changes from these amendments will be entered in the Global MRL Database by Wednesday, July 20.

June 9, 2016
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On June 8, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published draft amendments proposing changes for the following active ingredients (in Portuguese): thiamethoxam, thiophanate-methyl, pyraclostrobin, imibenconazole, fluxapyroxad, fipronil, spinosad, difenoconazole, chlorantraniliprole, alpha-cypermethrin, carfentrazone-ethyl, cypermethrin, bifenthrin, acetamiprid, and azoxystrobin.

Comments on these proposals must be submitted by July 7, 2016. Relevant proposed MRLs will show in the Global MRL Database next week.

May 2, 2016
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On May 2, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of abamectin and carfentrazone-ethyl in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received by July 1, 2016. The amended MRL will display in the Global MRL Database tomorrow.

April 21, 2016
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This week, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed MRLs for the following active ingredients:

PMRA will accept comments on these proposed MRLs through July 3, 2016. Relevant proposed MRLs currently display in the Global MRL Database.

December 15, 2015
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On December 14, the European Union notified the WTO of proposed MRLs for the following active ingredients:

The final date for comments is February 12, 2016. Relevant proposed MRLs will be added to Global MRL Database.

October 22, 2015
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On October 21, the U.S. EPA announced the receipt of several initial filings of pesticide petitions requesting the establishment or modification of regulations for residues of pesticide chemicals in or on various commodities.

Comments on petitioned-for tolerances must be received by November 11, 2015. Relevant proposed MRLs have been added to Global MRL Database.

September 9, 2015
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The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) recently opened public consultations on the active substances carfentrazone-ethyl and propyzamide. Comments on rapporteur Member State's assessment reports must be sent to EFSA by November 6, 2015.

May 20, 2015
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On May 20, the U.S. EPA announced the receipt of several initial filings of pesticide petitions requesting the establishment or modification of regulations for residues of pesticide chemicals in or on various commodities.

Comments on petitioned-for tolerances must be received by June 19, 2015, and relevant proposed MRLs will be added to Global MRL Database

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