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October 21, 2014
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On October 21, the Australia Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published Gazette No. 21 – 21 October 2014. Pages 10-12 of the gazette list proposed amendments to MRLs on various commodities. Pages 17-18 of outline established MRLs for several pesticides on various commodities, amending Australia's Standard 1.4.2.

Comments on proposed MRLs must be submitted by November 18, 2014, and relevant established MRLs will be reflected in MRL Database

July 31, 2014
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Taiwan's Ministry of Health and Welfare recently notified the WTO of a Draft of Standards for Pesticide Residue Limits in Foods, containing MRLs for 29 active ingredients.

Comments must be submitted by September 27, 2014. 

July 29, 2014
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On July 29, the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published Gazette No. 15 – 29 July 2014. Pages 18-19 of the gazette list proposed amendments to MRLs. Pages 23-25 outline established MRLs for several pesticides on various commodities, amending Australia's Standard 1.4.2.

Comments on proposed MRLs must be submitted by August 28, 2014, and relevant established MRLs will be reflected in MRL Database

June 17, 2013
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June 4, 2013, Taiwan's Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended their Standards for Pesticide Residue Limits in Foods. New and revised MRLs are established for the active ingredients clothianidin, cyazofamid, cyhalothrin, deltamethrin, tau-fluvalinate, imidacloprid, methomyl, methoxyfenozide, and oxydemeton-methyl. Specific MRL changes are available here.

Relevant changes have been entered in www.mrldatabase.com.

March 20, 2013
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Taiwan's Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently proposed changes to their Standards for Pesticide Residue Limits in Foods.  MRLs are proposed for active ingredients clothianidin, cyazofamid, cyhalothrin, deltamethrin, fluvalinate, imidacloprid, methomyl, methoxyfenozide, and oxydemeton methyl.  

Taiwan's FDA is seeking comments from international trading partners before May 18, 2013. Specific proposed MRLs can be viewed here.

*Note: An incorrect link had originally been published in this article. This story has since been updated with the correct link information - June 11, 2013.

March 12, 2013
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March 12, 2013, the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published Gazette No. 5. Within the Gazette is an amendment to Australia's MRL regulation, Standard 1.4.2 of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code. MRLs are updated for the following active ingredients: cloquintocet-mexyl, cyhalothrin, difenoconazole, flubendiamide, iprodione, penflufen, pyroxsulam, and thiamethoxam.

Relevant changes will appear in www.mrldatabase.com tomorrow.

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