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November 12, 2016

Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently notified the WTO of adopted MRLs for multiple active ingredients, including the following:

Individual changes may be viewed in the linked WTO notices. The amended MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on November 12, 2016.

August 9, 2016

On August 8, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed MRLs for the active ingredients bromoxynil, benoxacor, and S-metolachlor.

PMRA will accept comments on the proposed MRLs through October 22, 2016. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on August 10, 2016.

June 24, 2016

On June 24, the European Union published MRL amendments affecting the following active ingredients:

  • Reg. (EU) 2016/1002: AMTT, diquat, dodine, glufosinate, tritosulfuron
  • Reg. (EU) 2016/1003: abamectin, acequinocyl, acetamiprid, benzovindiflupyr, bromoxynil, fludioxonil, fluopicolide, fosetyl, mepiquat, proquinazid, propamocarb, prohexadione, tebuconazole

Amended MRLs from Reg. (EU) 2016/1002 go into effect on January 14, 2017. Amended MRLs from Reg. (EU) 2016/1003 go into effect on July 16, 2016. Relevant pending MRL changes will be entered in the Global MRL Database in the next week.

June 1, 2016

On June 1, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) opened a public consultation on the active substance bromoxynil. Comments on the rapporteur Member State's assessment reports must be sent to EFSA by August 1, 2016.

The European Union's current bromoxynil MRLs display in the Global MRL Database.

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