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

methidathion

Product group: Insecticide
Registered products: Suprathion 400 EC

Country MRL (mg/kg) Comments Updated Reviewed
Argentina 1

Comments:

No Argentine MRL has been established. This is a Codex MRL which is acceptable, provided that the Argentine authorities do not consider there to be an unacceptable risk from the residue.
03/11/2009 09/03/2018
Australia 0.5   18/09/2009 11/07/2018
Brazil 1

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
09/03/2018 09/03/2018
Canada 0.2   27/04/2010 09/03/2018
Chile 1   09/10/2009 09/03/2018
China

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
27/10/2009 11/07/2018
Codex 1   07/10/2009 11/07/2018
European Union Member Countries 0.02

Comments:

The MRL is at the lower limit of analytical determination.
07/10/2009 11/07/2018
Fiji 1   27/10/2009 09/03/2018
Hong Kong 0.2   27/10/2009 11/07/2018
India

MRL Notes:

No MRL is established, but the Codex MRL (1 mg/kg) may be recognised.
09/03/2018 11/07/2018
Indonesia 1   12/10/2009 11/07/2018
Israel 1

Comments:

This is the Codex MRL as no Israeli MRL has been established.
05/05/2010 09/03/2018
Japan 1   07/04/2010 11/07/2018
Korea (Republic of)

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
09/03/2018 11/07/2018
LCBO 0.1

Comments:

The MRL applies to wine.
27/10/2009 09/03/2018
Malaysia 1

Comments:

This is a Codex value as no Malaysian MRL has been established.
29/04/2010 11/07/2018
New Zealand 1

Comments:

The MRL is a default value as no New Zealand MRL has been established. However, for imported products the Codex MRL of 1 mg/kg will be recognised in New Zealand.
09/03/2018 09/03/2018
Norway 0.02

Comments:

The MRL is at or near the limit of analytical determination.
01/11/2009 09/03/2018
Philippines 1   09/03/2018 11/07/2018
Russia 1   09/03/2018 09/03/2018
Singapore 0.2   02/11/2009 11/07/2018
South Africa 0.02   14/10/2009 09/03/2018
Switzerland 0.02

Comments:

Switzerland defers to the European Union MRL for this pesticide.
02/02/2016 09/03/2018
Taiwan 0.1

Comments:

The MRL is for berries and applies to grapes.
02/11/2009 11/07/2018
Thailand 0.1   09/03/2018 11/07/2018
Turkey 0.02

Comments:

The MRL is at the lower limit of analytical determination.
20/07/2012 09/03/2018
United States of America

Comments:

No MRL is listed, therefore no detectable residue is permitted.
09/12/2009 11/07/2018
Vietnam 1   03/11/2009 11/07/2018

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