Import Tolerances/MRLs

31 Aug 2020

GN-2020-286 India - publishes MRL changes in Gazette applicable in 2021

This circular is to notify you that India has published proposed changes to MRLs which will impact on the agricultural commodity trade. These changes were published on 21st August 2020 and objections can be made up to 60 days from publication da... more

21 Aug 2020

GN-2020-275 EU proposes new DON and HT2 and T2 levels in Food - Commission targeted stakeholder consultation

Following the outcome of the EFSA scientific opinion on DON in food and feed and the occurrence data in the EFSA database, the EU working group on agricultural contaminants has discussed the possible revision of the maximum limits for deoxynival... more

10 Aug 2020

GN-2020-261 EU Commission consultation on proposed revised Maximum levels for Deoxynivalenol (DON) in FOOD

The EU Commission has launched a consultation on the possible revision of the maximum levels for deoxynivalenol (DON) in unprocessed cereals, cereal grains placed on the market for the final consumer, cereal products (including cereal milling pr... more

30 Jul 2020

GN-2020-251 EU corrigendum - MRL for chlorpyrifos and chlorpyrifos-methyl update

Following on from yesterday's circular relating to EU maximum residue limits for chlorpyrifos and chlorpyrifos-methyl, please be informed that the EU Commission has officially corrected the incorrect application date mentioned in Regulation 1085... more

29 Jul 2020

GN-2020-249 EU publishes regulation setting MRLs at 0.01 for Chlorpyrifos and Chlorpyrifos-methyl

As expected, the EU has published Regulation 1085/2020 on 24th July amending the Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) for Chlorpyrifos and Chlorpyrifos-methyl on certain commodities lowering the current MRLs to the limit of detection (LOD). The EU... more