Detailed toxicological monographs have been published on some of the pesticides discussed at JMPR’s 2014 meeting in Rome. These summarise the relevant human and animal studies used as the scientific basis for relevant acceptable daily intakes (ADIs) and acute reference doses (ARfDs), and cover the following chemicals, many of which were evaluated for the first time:

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

Joint FAO/WHO Meeting on Pesticide Residues (2015). Pesticide residues in food – 2014. Evaluations Part II – Toxicological.


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

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