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June 27, 2017
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On June 23, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published draft amendments proposing changes for acetamiprid, alpha-cypermethrin, mancozeb, lambda cyhalothrin, and fenpropathrin (links in Portuguese).

Comments on these proposals must be submitted by July 22, 2017. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on June 28, 2017.
September 6, 2016
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On September 5, Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published amendments for pyrimethanil, mancozeb, amicarbazone, diquat, spiromesifen, chlorothalonil, benzyladenine, chlorantraniliprole, imazamox, and ethiprole.

MRL changes from these amendments will display in the Global MRL Database on September 7, 2016.

July 28, 2016
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On July 28, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published draft amendments proposing changes for the following active ingredients (in Portuguese): amicarbazone, chlorantraniliprole, mancozeb, pyrimethanil, imazamox, spiromesifen, chlorothalonil, and benzyladenine.

Comments on these proposals must be submitted by August 26, 2016. Relevant proposed MRLs will show in the Global MRL Database on July 29.

May 27, 2016
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On May 27, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published the following documents regarding active ingredients and MRLs:

  • Reasoned opinion on the modification of the existing MRL for mancozeb (expressed as carbon disulfide) in persimmons
  • Technical report on the outcome of the consultation with Member States, the applicant, and EFSA on the pesticide risk assessment for Straight Chain Lepidopteran Pheromones (SCLPs) in light of confirmatory data

Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database tomorrow.

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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Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) recently published draft amendments proposing MRLs for the following active ingredients (links in Portuguese):

Comments on these proposals are due to ANVISA by August 29, 2014.

July 14, 2014
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently published proposed tolerance actions, including the revocation and modification of specific MRLs, for numerous active ingredients. Concerned parties must submit comments by September 9, 2014. 

May 16, 2014
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently published a final rule on MRLs for metiram and thiram. In addition, expired tolerances for mancozeb and maneb are being removed.

This regulation is effective November 14, 2014; objections and requests for hearings must be received on or before July 14, 2014. 

July 26, 2013
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On July 24, the US EPA published a final rule in the US Federal Register amending the MRL regulation for the active ingredient mancozeb. Objections and requests for hearing must be received on or before September 23.

Relevant changes have been made to www.mrldatabase.com.

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