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Product group: Insecticide
Registered products: Mimic 700 WP

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


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 2   18/09/2009 11/07/2018
Brazil 2   09/03/2018 09/03/2018
Canada 0.5


An MRL of 2.5 mg/kg has been established for raisins.
17/06/2011 09/03/2018
Chile 2   09/10/2009 09/03/2018
China 2   01/02/2016 11/07/2018
Codex 2   07/10/2009 11/07/2018
European Union Member Countries 3   07/10/2009 11/07/2018
Fiji 2   27/10/2009 09/03/2018
Hong Kong 2   27/10/2009 11/07/2018

MRL Notes:

No MRL is established, but the Codex MRL (2 mg/kg) may be recognised.
09/03/2018 11/07/2018
Indonesia 2   12/10/2009 11/07/2018
Israel 2


This is the Codex MRL as no Israeli MRL has been established.
05/05/2010 09/03/2018
Japan 2   18/05/2012 11/07/2018
Korea (Republic of) 2


This is the Codex MRL as no Korean MRL has been established for grapes.
18/06/2012 11/07/2018
LCBO 0.1


The MRL applies to wine.
27/10/2009 09/03/2018
Malaysia 2


This is a Codex value as no Malaysian MRL has been established.
29/04/2010 11/07/2018
New Zealand 0.5


For imported products the Codex MRL of 2 mg/kg will be recognised in New Zealand.
09/04/2010 09/03/2018
Norway 3   01/11/2009 09/03/2018
Philippines 2   13/10/2009 11/07/2018
Russia 2   04/11/2014 09/03/2018
Singapore 2


The MRL is the Codex MRL as no Sinagporean MRL has been established.
02/11/2009 11/07/2018
South Africa 2   29/06/2016 09/03/2018
Switzerland 3


Switzerland defers to the European Union MRL for tebufenozide.
19/06/2012 09/03/2018
Taiwan 2   22/06/2011 11/07/2018
Thailand 2


This is the Codex MRL, applicable when no MRL has been established.
09/10/2009 11/07/2018
Turkey 3   20/07/2012 09/03/2018
United States of America 3   09/12/2009 11/07/2018
Vietnam 2   03/11/2009 11/07/2018

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