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February 23, 2018
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On February 23, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed an MRL for sulfoxaflor on grape.

PMRA will accept comments on the proposed MRL through April 9, 2018. The proposed MRL will display in the Global MRL Database on February 24, 2018.

February 23, 2018
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On February 23, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of quizalofop-ethyl and indaziflam in or on various commodities. 

Objections and requests for hearing must be received by April 24, 2018. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on February 26, 2018. 

February 22, 2018
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On February 22, Korea's Ministry of Food and Drug Safety published Notice No. 2018-8 (link in Korean) revising their food regulations, including numerous MRL changes.

Most MRL revisions from this amendment are effective May 1, 2018. Revoked "Other agricultural product" MRLs are effective January 1, 2019. MRL changes will appear in the Global MRL Database on February 23.

February 22, 2018
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On February 22, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published draft amendments proposing changes for diuron, diflubenzuron, propargiteflupyradifurone, and quizalofop-P-ethyl (links in Portuguese).

Comments on these proposals must be submitted by March 23, 2018. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on February 23, 2018. 

February 22, 2018
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On February 16, New Zealand's Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) published Food Notice: Maximum Residue Levels for Agricultural Compounds, which is a consolidated MRL standard that includes amendments proposed in December 2017.

The amended MRLs are available in the Global MRL Database.

February 22, 2018
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On February 22, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed MRLs for mefenpyr-diethyl, prothiconazole, and tebuconazole on various commodities.

PMRA will accept comments on proposed MRLs through May 7, 2018. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on January 26, 2018.

February 22, 2018
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On February 22, the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service published a Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) report for China.

 
China’s food additive regulations are included in the International Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI

 
The Global MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for China.

February 21, 2018
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On February 20, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of quizalofop-ethyl in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearing must be received by April 23, 2018. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on February 22, 2018.

February 21, 2018
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On February 21, the UDSA’s Foreign Agricultural Service published a Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) report for Italy
 
The European Union’s food additive regulations are included in the International Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI

 
The Global MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for Italy.

February 20, 2018
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On February 16, Europe's Committee for Medicinal Products for Veterinary Use (CVMP) published an adopted opinion recommending the establishment of MRLs for paromoycin in poultry eggs.

Based on the CVMP opinion, the European Commission will adopt a legally binding Regulation establishing the MRLs for the substance. Applicants may request re-examination of any CVMP opinion within 15 days of its publication.

Proposed MRLs from the summary opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on February 20, 2018.

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