News & Insights

rss

Stay informed with the latest MRL, Food Additive and Company news from around the world.


July 7, 2017
N/A

On July 7, the U.S. EPA amended tolerances for residues of flonicamid and prosulfuron in or on several commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received by September 5, 2017. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on July 8, 2017.

September 2, 2014
N/A

On September 2, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a conclusion on the peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance prosulfuron.

June 11, 2014
N/A

On June 11, the European Union (EU) published MRL amendment Commission Regulation (EU) No 617/2014 in the EU Official Journal. This regulation includes MRLs for ethoxysulfuron, metsulfuron-methyl, nicosulfuron, prosulfuron, rimsulfuron, sulfosulfuron and thifensulfuron-methyl in or on certain products.

Further details, including MRL tables, may be found via the linked Official Journal document. MRLs in this regulation will apply starting January 2, 2015, and relevant regulatory changes will appear in www.mrldatabase.com at that time.

December 19, 2013
N/A

The European Union recently notified the WTO of draft MRLs for the active ingredients ethoxysulfuron, metsulfuron-methyl, nicosulfuron, prosulfuron, rimsulfuron, sulfosulfuron and thifensulfuron-methyl.

The EU is proposing to adopt these changes in May 2014. Comments are due by February 17, 2014.

November 15, 2013
N/A

On November 15, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) announced to the WTO their acceptance of proposed MRLs for prosulfuron, flumioxazin, trifloxystrobin, meptyldinocap, rimsulfuron, propamocarb hydrochloride, and tebuconazole.

An updated list of Canadian MRLs can be accessed in their online database. Relevant changes will appear in www.mrldatabase.com tomorrow.

August 7, 2013
N/A

On August 7, Canada's Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) opened several draft MRL documents for public consultation.

For each of the active ingredients listed above, Canada will accept comments on proposed changes through October 21.

All News Tags