Search MRLs

Note. European Union Member Countries – Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom are all members of the European Union (EU). Member nations are obliged to abide by Directives on MRLs issued by the Council of the European Communities. If no EU MRL exists, a general default MRL of 0.01 mg/kg applies.

« back to index of MRLs | disclaimer

Copyright 2019 by The Australian Wine Research Institute (ACN 007 558 296) Reprint and quotation of the information published herein is permitted on the condition that full credit be given to The Australian Wine Research Institute.

The MRL values listed below apply to grapes, unless otherwise stated.

dimethoate

Product group: Insecticide
Registered products: Danadim, Dimethoate (ChemAg), Dimethoate (Nufarm), Dimethoate 400 (Conquest), Dimethoate 400 (Farmoz), Dimethoate 400 (Titan AG), Rogor (DELETED), Rover, Saboteur

Country MRL (mg/kg) Comments Updated Reviewed
Argentina   07/03/2018 14/03/2018
Australia T 0.1

MRL Notes:

The residue is for the combined residue of dimethoate and omethoate, expressed as dimethoate. The MRL is temporary and has been set "at or about" the limit of analytical quantitation.
23/05/2013 11/07/2018
Brazil

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
19/07/2011 14/03/2018
Canada 0.1

Comments:

This is a default value as no Canadian MRL has been established.

MRL Notes:

The MRL is for the combined residue of dimethoate and its metabolite, omethoate.
27/04/2010 14/03/2018
Chile 0.02   07/03/2018 14/03/2018
China

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
27/10/2009 11/07/2018
Codex

Comments:

No Codex MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
07/10/2009 11/07/2018
European Union Member Countries 0.01

MRL Notes:

The MRL is at the lower limit of analytical determination.
11/07/2018 11/07/2018
Fiji

Comments:

No Codex MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
27/10/2009 14/03/2018
Hong Kong

Comments:

No MRL is listed, and therefore the Hong Kong Authorities recommend that residues be avoided.
27/10/2009 11/07/2018
India 2

Comments:

The MRL is for fruit and applies to grapes.

MRL Notes:

The residue is determined as dimethoate and expressed as dimethoate.
14/10/2009 11/07/2018
Indonesia

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
31/08/2015 11/07/2018
Israel   07/03/2018 14/03/2018
Japan 1   07/04/2010 11/07/2018
Korea (Republic of) 1   08/04/2010 11/07/2018
LCBO 0.1

Comments:

The MRL applies to wine.
27/10/2009 14/03/2018
Malaysia 0.01

Comments:

This is a default value as no Malaysian or Codex MRL has been established.
29/04/2010 11/07/2018
New Zealand 2

MRL Notes:

The MRL is for the combined residues of dimethoate and omethoate, expressed as dimethoate.
18/05/2012 14/03/2018
Norway 0.02

Comments:

The MRL is at or near the limit of analytical determination.
01/11/2009 14/03/2018
Philippines

Comments:

No Codex MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
13/10/2009 11/07/2018
Russia 0.02   13/07/2011 14/03/2018
Singapore 2

MRL Notes:

The MRL is for dimethoate and its oxygen analogues.
02/11/2009 11/07/2018
South Africa 2

Comments:

The MRL is at the lower limit of analytical determination.

MRL Notes:

The MRL is for the sum of dimethoate and omethoate, expressed as dimethoate.
14/10/2009 14/03/2018
Switzerland 0.02

Comments:

Switzerland defers to the European Union MRL for this pesticide.
02/02/2016 14/03/2018
Taiwan

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
02/11/2009 11/07/2018
Thailand

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
04/11/2014 11/07/2018
Turkey 0.02

Comments:

The MRL for dimethoate is at the lower limit of analytical determination.

MRL Notes:

The residue is determined as the sum of dimethoate and omethoate, expressed as dimethoate.
20/07/2012 14/03/2018
United States of America

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
09/12/2009 11/07/2018
Vietnam

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
07/03/2018 11/07/2018

« back to index of MRLs

Contact the AWRI Helpdesk – helpdesk@awri.com.au, 08 8313 6600 during business hours.

Disclaimer
The Australian Wine Research Institute has used all reasonable care and skill in compiling this information, but does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in this publication. Except to the extent that the Institute is prevented by law from limiting its liability for such loss, the Institute will not be liable for any loss suffered by any person using (either directly or indirectly) this publication, whether that loss arises from the Institute’s negligence or otherwise. Any person using this publication should independently verify that information before relying on it. Notwithstanding that this publication mentions a particular product, The Institute does not endorse that product or give any warranty in relation to it.

See website disclaimer.