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November 16, 2017

U.S. Amends Tebufenozide

Global MRL News November 16, 2017

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On November 16, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of tebufenozide in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearing must be received by January 16, 2017. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on November 17, 2017.

November 14, 2017

U.S. Amends Benzovindiflupyr

Global MRL News November 14, 2017

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On November 14, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of benzovindiflupyr in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearing must be received by January 16, 2018.The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on November 15, 2017.

November 13, 2017

Thailand Added to Veterinary Drugs Module

Global MRL News November 13, 2017

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Thailand has been added to the Veterinary Drugs module in the Global MRL Database, and is able to be searched as of November 11, 2017. This brings the total number of markets available to 69.

Users can now subscribe to view MRLs for these markets. To view further details about the Veterinary Drugs module, visit the Subscriptions section of the Global MRL Database.


 

November 13, 2017

Brazil Revises Pesticide Monographs

Global MRL News November 13, 2017

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On November 13, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published amendments for azoxystrobin, potassium bicarbonate, carfentrazone-ethyl, diflubenzuron, chlorantraniliprole, metalaxyl-M, hydrogen peroxide, and thiodicarb (links in Portuguese). 

MRL changes from these amendments will be displayed in the Global MRL Database on November 14, 2017.

November 13, 2017

European CVMP Adopts Vet Drug MRL Opinion on Eprinomectin

Global MRL News November 13, 2017

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On November 9, Europe’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Veterinary Use (CVMP) published an adopted opinion recommending the establishment of MRLs for eprinomectin in fin fish, horses, and rabbits.

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 November 14, 2017.

November 13, 2017

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinions on Propamocarb and Pyridaben

Global MRL News November 13, 2017

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On November 13, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published reasoned opinions on the modification/review of the existing MRLs for propamocarb and pyridaben.

Proposed MRLs from these reasoned opinions will display in the Global MRL Database on November 14, 2017.

November 7, 2017

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinion on Trifloxystrobin

Global MRL News November 7, 2017

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On October 20, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the modification of the existing maximum residue levels for trifloxystrobin in or on various commodities.

Proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on November 8, 2017.

November 3, 2017

Peru Added to Veterinary Drugs Module

Global MRL News November 3, 2017

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Peru has been added to the Veterinary Drugs module in the Global MRL Database, and will be able to be searched as of November 4, 2017. This brings the total number of markets available to 68.

Users can now subscribe to view MRLs for these markets. To view further details about the Veterinary Drugs module, visit the Subscriptions section of the Global MRL Database.

November 3, 2017

Canada Proposes MRLs for Spirotetramat, Clethodim, and Bicyclopyrone

Global MRL News November 3, 2017

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On November 2, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed MRLs for spirotetramat, clethodim, and bicyclopyrone

PMRA will accept comments on the proposed MRLs through January 17, 2018. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on November 6, 2017.

November 3, 2017

EU Proposes Draft MRLs for Multiple Active Ingredients

Global MRL News November 3, 2017

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On November 2, Denmark's Høringsportalen posted draft MRL amendments under consideration by the European Union's Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed. These include:

  • SANTE/11743/2017 Rev. 0: abamectin, beer, fluopyram, fluxapyroxad, maleic hydrazide, mustard seeds powder, and tefluthrin.
  • SANTE/11295/2017 Rev. 1: acibenzolar-S-methyl, benzovindiflupyr, bifenthrin, bixafen, chlorantraniliprole, deltamethrin, flonicamid, fluazifop-P, isofetamid, metrafenone, pendimethalin, and teflubenzuron.

Relevant proposed MRLs are available in the Global MRL Database.

October 31, 2017

Australia Publishes Gazette No. 22, Proposes and Amends MRLs

Global MRL News October 31, 2017

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On October 31, the Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published Gazette No. 22 – 31 October 2017. Pages 21-22 of the gazette list draft MRLs and pages 27-28 list amendments to MRLs for pesticides in or on various commodities. 

Comments on the draft MRLs must be submitted to the APVMA by November 28, 2017. Relevant proposed and amended MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on November 1, 2017.

October 30, 2017

Japan Proposes MRL Revisions

Global MRL News October 30, 2017

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On October 26, Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) announced proposed MRL changes for aminocyclopyrachlor, etofenprox, captan, fenbuconazole, propiconazole, josamycin, spectinomycin, and prednisolone. These changes were reported via the United States Department of Agriculture's Foreign Agricultural Service.

Comments are due to the Embassy by November 9, 2017. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database over the next week.

October 30, 2017

Veterinary Drugs Module Expanded to Include Additional Markets

Global MRL News October 30, 2017

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The Veterinary Drugs module in the Global MRL Database has recently expanded to include 30 additional markets, bringing the total number of markets available to 67.

Users can now subscribe to view MRLs for the markets linked above. To view further details about the Veterinary Drugs module, visit the Subscriptions section of the Global MRL Database.

October 30, 2017

U.S. Amends Hexythiazox

Global MRL News October 30, 2017

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On October 30, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of hexythiazox in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received by December 29, 2017. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on October 30, 2017.

October 26, 2017

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinion on Etoxazole

Global MRL News October 26, 2017

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On October 9, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the modification of the existing maximum residue levels for etoxazole in or on various commodities.

Proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on October 27, 2017.

October 26, 2017

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinion on Folpet

Global MRL News October 26, 2017

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On October 26, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the modification of the existing MRL for folpet in apples and pears. 

Relevant proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on October 27, 2017.

October 25, 2017

Canada Establishes MRLs for Ethylene Oxide and Ethylene Chlorohydrin

Global MRL News October 25, 2017

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On October 25, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) notified the WTO of adopted MRLs for ethylene oxide and ethylene chlorohydrin.
  

Individual changes may be viewed in the linked WTO notices. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on October 26, 2017.


October 24, 2017

Brazil Proposes Pesticide Revisions

Global MRL News October 24, 2017

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On October 20, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published draft amendments proposing changes for mandipropamid, cyprodinil, difenoconazole, dimethomorph, and lambda-cyhalothrin (links in Portuguese).

Comments on these proposals must be submitted by November 18, 2017. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on October 25, 2017.

October 23, 2017

U.S. EPA Announces Receipt of Pesticide Petitions

Global MRL News October 23, 2017

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On October 23, the U.S. EPA announced the receipt of pesticide petitions to establish or modify MRLs for several active ingredients. 

Comments must be received by November 22, 2017. MRLs from this proposal will display in the Global MRL Database on October 24, 2017.

October 17, 2017

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinion on Carboxin

Global MRL News October 17, 2017

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On October 17, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the review of the existing MRLs for carboxin according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005.

Relevant proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on October 18, 2017.

October 16, 2017

U.S. Amends Triflumezopyrim

Global MRL News October 16, 2017

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On October 16, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of triflumezopyrim in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received by December 15, 2017. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on October 17, 2017.

October 16, 2017

U.S. EPA Amends Fenpicoxamid

Global MRL News October 16, 2017

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On October 16, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of fenpicoxamid in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received by December 15, 2017. The amended MRLs will be available in the Global MRL Database on October 17, 2017.

October 12, 2017

U.S. EPA Announces Receipt of Pesticide Petitions

Global MRL News October 12, 2017

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On October 12, the U.S. EPA announced the receipt of pesticide petitions to establish or modify MRLs for several active ingredients.

Comments must be received by November 13, 2017. MRLs from this proposal will display in the Global MRL Database on October 13, 2017.
October 10, 2017

Brazil Revises Pesticide Monographs

Global MRL News October 10, 2017

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On October 9, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published amendments for melaleuca alternifolia, mineral oil, prothioconazole, prohexadione-calcium, thiophanate-methyl, thiamethoxam, trifloxystrobin, clethodim, dicamba, glufosinate, imazapyr, imazapic, aminopyralid, abscisic acid, and bixafen (links in Portuguese).

MRL changes from these amendments will be displayed in the Global MRL Databse on October 11, 2017.

October 10, 2017

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinion on Tefluthrin

Global MRL News October 10, 2017

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On October 10, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the modification of the existing MRL for tefluthrin in carrots.

Relevant proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on October 11, 2017.

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