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


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Country MRL (mg/kg) Comments Updated Reviewed
Argentina 4


An MRL of 3 mg/kg applies to table grapes. 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.
12/06/2012 05/07/2019
Australia 5   18/09/2009 03/07/2019
Brazil 5   03/11/2009 05/07/2019
Canada 5


An MRL of 8 mg/kg has been established for raisins.
17/06/2011 05/07/2019
Chile 4   09/10/2009 05/07/2019
China 4   28/02/2012 03/07/2019
Codex 4   07/10/2009 05/07/2019
European Union Member Countries 5   07/10/2009 05/07/2019
Fiji 4   27/10/2009 09/03/2018
Hong Kong 4   27/10/2009 05/07/2019

MRL Notes:

No MRL is established, but the Codex MRL (4 mg/kg) may be recognised.
09/03/2018 05/07/2019
Indonesia 4   06/06/2013 05/07/2019
Israel 2   05/05/2010 05/07/2019
Japan 10   07/04/2010 04/07/2019
Korea (Republic of) 5   08/04/2010 05/07/2019
LCBO 0.1


The MRL applies to wine.
27/10/2009 05/07/2019
Malaysia 4


This is a Codex value as no Malaysian MRL has been established.
29/04/2010 05/07/2019
New Zealand 5   09/04/2010 05/07/2019
Norway 5   01/11/2009 05/07/2019
Philippines 4


This is the Codex MRL, applicable when no MRL has been established.
13/10/2009 05/07/2019
Russia 4   04/11/2014 05/07/2019
Singapore 4


This MRL is the Codex MRL as no Singaporean MRL has been established.
02/11/2009 05/07/2019
South Africa 5   14/10/2009 09/03/2018
Switzerland 5


Switzerland defers to the European Union MRL for pyrimethanil.
12/05/2016 09/03/2018
Taiwan 4   22/06/2011 05/07/2019
Thailand 4


This is the Codex MRL, applicable when no MRL has been established.
09/10/2009 05/07/2019
Turkey 5   20/07/2012 09/03/2018
United States of America 5


The MRL is for fruit and applies to grapes.
09/12/2009 05/07/2019
Vietnam 4


This is the Codex MRL as no Vietnamese MRL has been established.
03/11/2009 05/07/2019

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