Regulation N° 2017/1777 amending Regulation (EC) N° 396/2005 as regards the MRLs for dichlorprop-P, ethephon, etridiazole, flonicamide, fluazifop-P, metaldehyde, penconazole, spinetoram and tau-fluvalinate has been published to the Official Journal of the European Union on 30 September 2017.

This Regulation shall apply from 20/10/2017.

Below are the changes to MRLs:

Dichlorprop (sum of dichlorprop (including dichlorprop-P), salts, esters and conjugates, expressed as dichlorprop)

 

New MRL

Old MRL

.           Grapefruits

0.3

0.02*

.           Lemons

0.3

0.02*

.           Limes

0.3

0.02*

.           Mandarins

0.3

0.02*

.           Others

0.3

0.02*

 


Ethephon

 

New MRL

Old MRL

.           Kaki/Japanese persimmons

0.3

0.05*

 

Etridiazole

 

New MRL

Olf MRL

.       b) Cucurbits with edible peel

0.4

.           Cucumbers

0.4

0.1

.           Gherkins

0.4

0.05*

.           Courgettes

0.4

0.05*

.           Others

0.4

0.05*

.     Honey and other apiculture products

0.05*

 

Flonicamid : sum of flonicamid, TFNA and TFNG expressed as flonicamid

 

New MRL

Old MRL

.           Apricots

0.3

0.03*

.           Head cabbages

0.5

0.03*

.           Beans (with pods)

1.5

0.03*

.          Peas (with pods)

1.5

0.03*

 

Fluazifop-P (sum of all the constituent isomers of fluazifop, its esters and its conjugates, expressed as fluazifop)

 

New MRL

Old MRL

.           Carrots

0.4

0.3 (ft)

.           Courgettes

0.03

0.01*

.           Others

0.03

0.01*

 

Metaldehyde

 

New MRL

Old MRL

.           Leeks

1.5

0.5 (ft)

 

Penconazole

 

New MRL

Old MRL

.           Table grapes

0.4

0.2

.           Wine grapes

0.4

0.2

 

Spinetoram (XDE-175)

 

New MRL

Old MRL

.           Cherries (sweet)

2

0.05*

.           Blackberries

1

0.05*

.           Dewberries

1

0.05*

.           Raspberriess (red ans yellow)

1

0.8

.           Others

1

0.05*

.           Blueberries

0.4

0.2

.           Cranberries

0.4

0.05*

.           Currants (black, red and white)

0.4

0.05*

.           Gooseberries (green, red and yellow)

0.4

0.05*

.           Rose hips

0.4

0.05*

.           Mulberries (black and white)

0.4

0.05*

.           Azaroles/Mediterranean medlars

0.4

0.05*

.           Elderberries

0.4

0.05*

.           Others

0.4

0.05*

.           Lamb’s lettuces/corn salads 4

0.05*

.           Cresses and other sprouts and shoots

4

0.05*

.           Land cresses

4

0.05*

.           Roman rocket/rucola

4

0.05*

.           Red mustards

4

0.05*

.           Baby leaf crops (inlcuding brassica species)

4

0.05*

.           Others

4

0.05*

.       b) Spinaches and similar leaves

1.5

0.05*

.       f) Herbs and edible flowers

4

0.05*

.           Leeks

0.06

0.05*

.       b) Leaves and herbs

40

0.1*

 

Tau-fluvalinate

 

New MRL

Old MRL

.           Grapefruits

0.4

0.1

.           Oranges

0.4

0.1

.           Lemons

0.4

0.1

.           Limes

0.4

0.1

.           Mandarins

0.4

0.1

.           Others

0.4

0.1