The scope of the draft standard requirement is highlighted below:
The GSO regulation 382/2020 (Maximum Levels of Pesticides Residues in Agricultural and Food Products) was prepared within the work program of Gulf technical committee No. TC05/SC02 (For Specification of Additives and Contaminants) provided that this regulation cancels GSO 382/2019;
Pesticides are allowed to be used in the Products listed in the table of the regulation and must not exceed the maximum residue limits (MRLs);
The unit of measurement of the pesticides used on the food commodity is provided in mg/kg;
Sampling is taken in accordance with the standards specification approved by the Authorities.
The draft is open for public consultation period until December 28th, 2021.