The summary report of JMPR’s September 2013 meeting has recently been made available. For 37 pesticides, acceptable daily intakes (ADIs) and acute reference doses (ARfDs) were established, and maximum residue limits (MRLs) were recommended.

The following pesticides were evaluated for the first time:

  • benzovindiflupyr
  • bixafen
  • cyantraniliprole
  • fenamidone
  • fluensulfone
  • imazapic
  • imazapyr
  • isoxaflutole
  • tolfenpyrad
  • triflumizole
  • trinexapac-ethyl

Joint FAO/WHO Meeting on Pesticide Residues. Geneva, 17-26 September 2013. Summary Report. Acceptable daily intakes, acute reference doses, short-term and long-term dietary intakes, recommended maximum residue limits and supervised trials median residue values recorded by the 2013 meeting.

 

The above items were taken from the December 2013 issue of Toxicology and Regulatory News which is sent automatically to members of bibra (click here

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