The full report of JMPR’s September 2014 meeting has recently been made available. For 33 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:

  • aminocyclopyrachlor
  • cyflumetofen
  • dichlobenil
  • flufenoxuron
  • imazamox
  • mesotrione
  • metrafenone
  • pymetrozine

Joint FAO/WHO Meeting on Pesticide Residues. Rome, 16-25 September 2014. FAO Plant Production and Protection Paper 221. Pesticide residues in food – 2014.

 

The above items were taken from the January/February 2015 issue of Toxicology and Regulatory News which is sent automatically to members of bibra (click here)

 

News Home Guest Write For Us? Contact Us