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September 19, 2017

On September 19, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published draft amendments proposing changes for diuron and emamectin benzoate (links in Portuguese).

Comments on these proposals must be submitted by October 19, 2017. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on September 20, 2017.

August 20, 2013

The European Union (EU) recently published Commission Regulation (EU) No 777/2013. This regulation amends the EU's national MRL regulation, pertaining specifically to the following active ingredients: clodinafop, clomazone, diuron, ethalfluralin, ioxynil, iprovalicarb, maleic hydrazide, mepanipyrim, metconazole, prosulfocarb and tepraloxydim.

MRL changes enter into force on March 6, 2014. At that time, changes will be reflected in

June 6, 2013

On June 6, 2013, The Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu notified the WTO of a draft amendment to the Standards for Pesticide Residue Limits in Foods.  The proposal affects acibenzolar-S-methyl, alanycarb, chlorpyrifos, difenoconazole, diuron, fenpropathrin, fluoroimide, flutriafol, imidacloprid, oxyfluorfen, prohexadione calcium, quinclorac, spinetoram, and spinosad. The final date for comments is August 5, 2013.

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