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February 25, 2021

U.S. EPA Announces Receipt of Pesticide Petitions

Global MRL News February 25, 2021

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On February 25, the U.S. EPA announced the receipt of pesticide petitions to establish or modify MRLs for active ingredients.

Comments must be received by March 29, 2021. Relevant proposed MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 26, 2021.

February 24, 2021

U.S. EPA Establishes MRLs

Global MRL News February 24, 2021

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Recently, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of tetraniliprole in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received on or before April 26, 2021 . Relevant MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 25, 2021.

February 24, 2021

U.S. EPA Announces Receipt of Pesticide Petitions

Global MRL News February 24, 2021

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On February 24, the U.S. EPA announced the receipt of pesticide petitions to establish or modify MRLs for active ingredients.

Comments must be received by March 26, 2021. Relevant proposed MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 25, 2021.

February 23, 2021

Australia Publishes Gazette No. 4, Proposes and Amends MRLs

Global MRL News February 23, 2021

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On February 23, the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published APVMA Gazette No. 4, 23 February 2021. Pages 20-25 of the gazette list draft MRLs and pages 26-22 list amendments to MRLs for pesticides in or on various commodities.

Relevant proposed and amended MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database  and the BCGlobal Veterinary Drug MRL Database on February 25, 2021.

February 22, 2021

EU Proposes MRLs

Global MRL News February 22, 2021

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The European Union recently published SANTE/11220/2019 Rev. 4SANTE/10706/2020 Rev. 3SANTE/11195/2018 Rev. 4SANTE/12766/2020 Rev. 1SANTE/10188/2020 Rev. 0SANTE/12030/2020 Rev. 3SANTE/12108/2020 Rev. 2, and SANTE/12078/2020 Rev. 2 proposing MRLs for many active ingredients.

Relevant proposed MRL changes will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database by February 26, 2021.

February 22, 2021

USDA Publishes FAIRS Country Reports

Food Additive News, Global MRL News February 22, 2021

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Recently, the USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service published Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) reports for Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Ghana, and Panama.

The BCGlobal Food Additive Database includes maximum use level regulations for over 850 additives in more than 70 countries worldwide, including Malaysia. Please contact BCI for more information on subscribing.

The BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for Malaysia, Ghana, and Panama. The BCGlobal Vet Drug MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for Malaysia and Panama.

February 22, 2021

Canada Proposes MRLs

Global MRL News February 22, 2021

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On February 18, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed MRLs for thiabendazole.

Comments are due by May 5, 2021. The proposed MRLs will display in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 23, 2021.

February 19, 2021

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinion on Azoxystrobin

Global MRL News February 19, 2021

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On February 18, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the setting of an import tolerance for azoxystrobin in sugar beet roots.

Proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 20, 2021.

February 17, 2021

U.S. EPA Establishes MRLs for Multiple Pesticides

Global MRL News February 17, 2021

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Recently, the U.S. EPA established tolerances for residues of orthosulfamuronclopyralidfluxametamide, and emamectin benzoate in or on various commodities.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received on or before April 19, 2021 . Relevant MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 18, 2021.

February 17, 2021

Japan Proposes MRLs

Global MRL News February 17, 2021

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Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) recently announced proposed MRL changes for several active ingredients. These changes were reported via the United States Department of Agriculture's Foreign Agricultural Service.

Relevant Proposed MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database and BCGlobal Vet Drug Database by February 18, 2021.

February 17, 2021

Brazil Revises Pesticide Monographs

Global MRL News February 17, 2021

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On February 17, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published amendments to the monographs for alpha-Cypermethrin and chlorothalonil (links in Portuguese).

Relevant MRLs from these amendments will be added to the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database by February 18, 2021.

February 16, 2021

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinion on Spinosad

Global MRL News February 16, 2021

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On February 15, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the focused assessment of certain existing MRLs of concern for spinosad.

Relevant proposed MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 17, 2021.

February 12, 2021

Canada Proposes MRLs

Global MRL News February 12, 2021

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On February 11, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed MRLs for propiconazole and dimethoate.

Comments are due by April 27, 2021. The proposed MRLs will display in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 13, 2021.

February 10, 2021

EU Amends MRLs

Global MRL News February 10, 2021

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On February 10, the European Union published Commission Regulation (EU) 2021/155 amending MRLs for carbon tetrachloride, chlorothalonil, chlorpropham, dimethoate, ethoprophos, fenamidone, methiocarb, omethoate, propiconazole, and pymetrozine

Amended MRLs will be effective from September 2, 2021. Relevant pending MRL changes will display in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database by February 13, 2021.

February 9, 2021

Canada Establishes MRLs

Global MRL News February 9, 2021

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Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently notified the WTO of adopted MRLs for tetraconazole and carfentrazone-ethyl.

Relevant amended MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 10, 2021.

February 9, 2021

Canada Proposes MRLs

Global MRL News February 9, 2021

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On February 9, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) proposed MRLs for flupyradifurone and difenoconazole.

Comments are due by April 25, 2021. The proposed MRLs will display in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 10, 2021.

February 9, 2021

U.S. EPA Establishes and Amends MRLs

Global MRL News February 9, 2021

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On February 9, the U.S. EPA established and amended tolerances for residues of benzovindiflupyr, ethaboxam, and streptomycin, and amended the expiration of several time-limited tolerances

Objections and requests for hearings must be received on or before April 12, 2021. Relevant MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 10, 2021.

February 8, 2021

Brazil Revises Pesticide Monographs

Global MRL News February 8, 2021

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On February 8, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published amendments to the monographs for Neoseiulus barkeri, 1-tetradecanol, dodecatriene, (E)-7-dodecenyl acetate, and thiencarbazone-methyl (links in Portuguese).

Relevant MRLs from these amendments will be added to the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database by February 9, 2021.

February 8, 2021

Australia Proposes MRLs

Global MRL News February 8, 2021

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On February 2, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published the following Proposal M1018 – Maximum Residue Limits (2020) documents:

The deadline for submissions to FSANZ is March 16, 2021. The comment deadline on the WTO-notified proposal is April 3, 2021. The proposed MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 9, 2021.

February 5, 2021

EFSA Publishes Reasoned Opinion on Propiconazole

Global MRL News February 5, 2021

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On February 5, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for propiconazole.

Proposed MRLs for propiconazole have already been entered in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database.

February 3, 2021

Japan Amends MRLs

Global MRL News February 3, 2021

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On February 3, Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare posted Food Safety Update 0203 No. 4 affecting several active ingredients.

Relevant MRL changes should appear in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database in the coming week.

February 3, 2021

Brazil Proposes Revisions to Pesticide Monographs

Global MRL News February 3, 2021

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On February 3, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published draft amendments proposing to add or revise the monographs for fluazifop-P, carfentrazone-ethyl, beta-cyfluthrin, profenofos, flutriafol, cymoxanil, prothioconazole, saflufenacil, zeta-cypermethrin, flupyradifurone, abscisic acid, propaquizafop, acetamiprid, glyphosate, metribuzin, S-metolachlor, spinetoram, methoxyfenozide, deltamethrin, trifluralin, and tebuconazole.

Comments are due by April 3, 2021. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database by February 5, 2020.

February 2, 2021

Brazil Revises Pesticide Monographs

Global MRL News February 2, 2021

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On February 1, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published amendments to the monographs for flupyradifurone, pirimiphos-methyl, imidacloprid, and Neoseiulus idaeus (links in Portuguese).

Relevant MRLs from these amendments will be added to the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database by February 5, 2021.

February 2, 2021

USDA Publishes FAIRS Country Reports

Food Additive News, Global MRL News February 2, 2021

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Recently, the USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service published Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) reports for Mexico, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Brazil, and Singapore.

The BCGlobal Food Additive Database includes maximum use level regulations for over 850 additives in more than 70 countries worldwide, including Mexico, Singapore, Brazil, and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Please contact BCI for more information on subscribing.

The BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for Mexico, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Brazil, and Singapore. The BCGlobal Vet Drug MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Brazil, and Singapore.

February 1, 2021

Canada Establishes MRLs

Global MRL News February 1, 2021

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On February 1, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) notified the WTO of adopted MRLs for trifludimoxazin.

Relevant amended MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on February 2, 2021.

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