China: China Notifies Draft Maximum Residue Limits on Pesticides in Foods

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On January 21, 2020, China notified 642 maximum residue limits (MRLs) on 65 pesticides in food to the World Trade Organization SPS Committee as G/SPS/N/CHN/1149. The draft MRLs cover a broad scope of food products, including horticultural products, oilseeds, grains, poultry meat and products, and eggs. The deadline for comments is March 21, 2020. China has not announced a proposed date of entry into force for the MRLs. Comments can be submitted to China’s SPS Enquiry Point at sps@aqsiq.gov.cn. This report contains an unofficial translation of the draft MRLs.

China: China Notifies Draft Maximum Residue Limits on Pesticides in Foods

 

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