FSANZ Publishes Food Standard Code (Maximum Residue Limits-Schedule 20) Variations 2022

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Posted By: Hamidreza Sohrabi

Pesticides 2On October 18th, 2022, the Food Standards Australia New Zealand’s Federal Register of Legislation published the article “Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code-Schedule 20-Maximum residue limits” per section 92 of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991.
The document comprising MRLs of pesticides highlights the following:

  • The proposed changes of the two recent variations (Proposal M1019 and M1020) were incorporated in this regulation;
  • The maximum residues limits for Agvet chemical and their pesticide residue are listed in chronological order;
  • New substances such as Cyhexatin, Dinocap, Fenamidone, Tolfenpyrad, Triazophos, Valifenalate have been included in the Maximum residue limits table.

The regulation is effective from September 07th, 2022.

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