Reform of Codex MRL Setting

14 Feb 2019

GN-2019-040 For your information: EU changes in MRLs for linuron and iprodione

The EU has amended two regulations concerning the renewal of active substances linuron and iprodione which has an impact on current MRLs, which will now be set at 0.01 mg/kg (LOD).  You can access all MRLs set on all commodities in the... more

11 Aug 2016

Concept Note - Market Access Improving Food Safety Assurances and Trade Processes to Support MRL Approvals (2015-2019)

In 2013 the United Nations declared that 2016 will be the International Year of Pulses. IYP 2016 offers a great opportunity to promote the role of pulses, but it is also an opportunity to start a dialogue and see the progress on issues that affe... more

21 Jun 2016

GN-2016-189 Report from Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues Meeting in China

Gafta was represented at the Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues held in China in May 2016.  It was a very successful meeting in that over 400 MRLs were agreed.  Please find attached a summary of various MRLs adopted at CCPR for grai... more