• April 17, 2020

New Zealand | Proposals to amend the Food Notice on maximum residue levels for agricultural compounds

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New Zealand Food Safety is inviting public comment on proposed changes proposed to the New Zealand (Maximum Residue Levels for Agricultural Compounds) Food Notice.

The proposed changes are:

  • an amendment to an existing entry in Schedule 2, for exemptions from compliance with a maximum residue level (MRL) for agricultural chemicals
  • a new entry in Schedule 3, for exemptions from compliance with a MRL for veterinary medicines.

Questions to answer about the proposals

For the proposed exemptions, your submission should answer these questions::

  • On balance, do you oppose any of the details of the exemption as proposed (substance or condition of exemption)?
  • Do you oppose an exemption being set at all for this compound and/or its condition of exemption? If so, why do you oppose it?

Submissions close at 5pm on 16 June 2020.

More info available at: www.mpi.govt.nz


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