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

dimethomorph + mancozeb

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Country MRL (mg/kg) Comments Updated Reviewed
Argentina 2 + 5

Comments:

These are Codex MRLs which are acceptable, provided that the Argentine authorities do not consider there to be an unacceptable risk from the residue.
12/06/2012 14/03/2018
Australia 3 + T 10

Comments:

The MRL for mancozeb is temporary.

MRL Notes:

The residue for dimethomorph is for the combined residues of the E and Z isomers of dimethomorph. The residue for mancozeb is for the combined residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates. The residue is determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and is expressed as mg/kg carbon disulfide.
08/01/2016 11/07/2018
Brazil 2 + 3

MRL Notes:

Residues of mancozeb are determined as mg of carbon disulfide per kg. The MRL is for the combined residues of mancozeb, metiram and propineb.
03/11/2009 14/03/2018
Canada 3 + 7

Comments:

The MRL for dimethomorph is a default value as no Canadian MRL has been established.

MRL Notes:

The MRL for mancozeb is for the total residue arising from the use of polymeric manganese and zinc ethylenebis-dithiocarbamates (e.g. mancozeb, metiram and zineb).
27/04/2010 14/03/2018
Chile 2 + 5

MRL Notes:

The MRL for mancozeb is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
09/10/2009 14/03/2018
China 5 + 5

MRL Notes:

Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of ethylene bis-dithiocarbamates.
28/02/2012 11/07/2018
Codex 2 + 5

MRL Notes:

The MRL for dimethomorph is for the combined residue of all isomers of dimethomorph. Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
07/03/2018 11/07/2018
European Union Member Countries 3 + 5

MRL Notes:

Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates, including maneb, mancozeb, metiram, propineb, thiram and ziram.
07/10/2009 11/07/2018
Fiji 2 + 5

MRL Notes:

The MRL for dimethomorph is for the combined residue of all isomers of dimethomorph. Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
27/10/2009 14/03/2018
Hong Kong 2 + 10

MRL Notes:

The MRL for dimethomorph is for the combined residue of all isomers of dimethomorph. Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
04/11/2014 11/07/2018
India 0.05 + 3

MRL Notes:

An MRL for dimethomorph of 2 mg/kg was proposed in 2017. Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of ethylene bis-dithiocarbamates (i.e. mancozeb and zineb).
07/03/2018 11/07/2018
Indonesia 2 + 5   05/11/2014 11/07/2018
Israel 0.5 + 5

MRL Notes:

The MRL for mancozeb is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
29/06/2016 14/03/2018
Japan 10 + 5

MRL Notes:

The MRL for dimethomorph is for the sum of the (E) and (Z) isomers of dimethomorph. Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL for mancozeb is for the combined residues arising from the use of dithiocarbamates, including mancozeb, metiram, propineb, thiram, zineb and ziram.
07/03/2018 11/07/2018
Korea (Republic of) 2 + 5

Comments:

The MRL for dimethomorph is the Codex MRL as no Korean MRL has been established for grapes.

MRL Notes:

The MRL for mancozeb is for the combined residue of ethylene-bis(dithiocarbamates), including nabam, maneb, mancozeb, metiram and zineb.
29/06/2016 11/07/2018
LCBO 0.1 + 0.1

Comments:

These MRLs apply to wine.
27/10/2009 14/03/2018
Malaysia 2 + 5

Comments:

This is a Codex value as no Malaysian MRL has been established.

MRL Notes:

The MRL for mancozeb is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
11/07/2018 11/07/2018
New Zealand 0.5 + 7

Comments:

Under the Trans Tasman Mutual Recognition legislation the Australian MRL of 2 mg/kg for dimethomorph and 10 mg/kg for mancozeb will be recognised in New Zealand for imports from Australia.

MRL Notes:

The MRL for dimethomorph is for the sum of isomers of dimethomorph. Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion and expressed as mg of carbon disulfide per kg. The MRL is for the combined residues arising from the use of dithiocarbamates, excluding propineb.
09/04/2010 14/03/2018
Norway 3 + 5

MRL Notes:

Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as mg/kg carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates, including mancozeb, maneb, metiram, propineb, thiram and ziram.
01/11/2009 14/03/2018
Philippines 3 + 5

MRL Notes:

The MRL for dimethomorph is for the combined residue of all isomers of dimethomorph. Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
07/03/2018 11/07/2018
Russia 3 + 0.1

Comments:

No MRL is listed for dimethomorph, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
01/07/2011 14/03/2018
Singapore 2 + 5

MRL Notes:

The MRL for dimethomorph is for the combined residue of all isomers of dimethomorph. Residues of mancozeb are determined as mg of carbon disulfide per kg. The MRL for mancozeb is for the combined residues arising from the use of the ethylenebis-dithiocarbamates mancozeb, maneb and zineb (excluding propineb).
02/11/2009 11/07/2018
South Africa 5 + 3

MRL Notes:

Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
14/10/2009 14/03/2018
Switzerland 3 + 5

Comments:

Switzerland defers to the European Union MRL for dimethomorph. The MRL for mancozeb is for wine grapes.
02/02/2016 14/03/2018
Taiwan 3 + 5

MRL Notes:

Residues of mancozeb are determined as mg of carbon disulfide per kg. The MRL is for the combined residues arising from the use of dithiocarbamates, including mancozeb, metiram, propineb, thiram and ziram.
18/06/2015 11/07/2018
Thailand 3 + 2

MRL Notes:

The MRL for mancozeb is for the combined residue of dithiocarbamates, including zineb, thiram, propineb, maneb and mancozeb.
07/03/2018 11/07/2018
Turkey 3 + 5

MRL Notes:

Residues of mancozeb are determined as carbon disulfide evolved during acid digestion, and expressed as carbon disulfide. The MRL is for the total residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates, including maneb, mancozeb, metiram, propineb, thiram and ziram.
20/07/2012 14/03/2018
United States of America 3 + 1.5

MRL Notes:

Tolerances are established for residues of mancozeb (a coordination product of zinc ion and maneb (manganese ethylenebisdithiocarbamate)), including its metabolites and degradates. Compliance with these tolerance levels is to be determined by measuring only those mancozeb residues convertible to and expressed in terms of the degradate carbon disulfide.
18/05/2012 11/07/2018
Vietnam 3 + 5

Comments:

The value for dimethomorph is the Codex MRL as no Vietnamese MRL has been established.

MRL Notes:

The MRL for dimethomorph is for the combined residue of all isomers of dimethomorph. The MRL for mancozeb is for the combined residue arising from the use of dithiocarbamates.
07/03/2018 11/07/2018

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