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This instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012 to set new and varied maximum residue limits and make other changes to the tables with respect to certain residue definitions, commodities and substances.
Administered by: Agriculture
Made 09 Apr 2015
Registered 15 Apr 2015
Tabled HR 12 May 2015
Tabled Senate 11 May 2015
Date of repeal 17 Apr 2015
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

 

 

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2015 (No. 3)1

 

 

 

I, Rajumati Bhula, Executive Director, Scientific Assessment and Chemical Review and delegate of the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, having regard to s 7A of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992, make this instrument for the purposes of subsection 6(1) and the reference in subparagraph 5A(3)(b)(iii) of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code which is a Schedule to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994.

 

 

 

 

Rajumati Bhula

Delegate of the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

 

 

 

Dated this Ninth day of April 2015

 

 


1                Name of Instrument

                  This Instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2015 (No. 3).

2                Commencement

                  This Instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3                Amendment of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012

                  Schedule 1 to this Instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

[1]            Schedule, Table 1 - MRLs of agricultural and veterinary chemicals and associated substances in food commodities

insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated foods and MRLs

 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Coumatetralyl

 

 

MO      0818

Pig, Edible offal of [except liver]

T0.003

MF      0818

Pig fat

T*0.001

MO      1285

Pig, liver

T0.004

MM     0818

Pig meat

T*0.001

 

 

 

Fenpyrazamine

 

 

DF       0269

Dried grapes (=Currants, Raisins and Sultanas)

20

MO      0105

Edible offal (Mammalian)

*0.01

PE       0112

Eggs

*0.01

MM     0095

Meat [mammalian]

*0.01

ML      0106

Milks

*0.005

PO      0111

Poultry, Edible offal of

*0.01

PM      0110

Poultry meat

*0.01

FB       1235

Table-grapes

5

FB       1236

Wine-grapes

0.05

 

 

 

Warfarin

 

 

MO      0818

Pig, Edible offal of [except liver]

T0.007

MF      0818

Pig fat

T0.007

MO      1285

Pig, liver

T0.04

MM     0818

Pig meat

T0.007

 

for each of the following compounds, omit the associated foods and MRLs listed under 'omit' and substitute in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed under 'substitute' (if any)

 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Abamectin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VC      0046

Melons, except watermelons

T0.02

VC      0432

Watermelon

T0.02

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VC      0045

Fruiting vegetables, Cucurbits [except cucumbers and squash, summer]

T*0.01

FI         0343

Litchi

T0.05

 

 

 

Azoxystrobin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

GC      0640

Barley

*0.02

GC      0654

Wheat

*0.02

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

GC      0640

Barley

0.2

GC      0647

Oats

0.1

GC      0654

Wheat

0.1

 

 

 

Cyfluthrin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FI         0343

Litchi

T0.1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

FI         0343

Litchi

T0.3

 

 

 

Difenoconazole

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

HH      0749

Parsley

T*0.1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Coriander (leaves, stems and roots)

T20

HH      0749

Parsley

T20

Fluopyram

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FI         0327

Banana

T0.1

DF       0269

Dried grapes (=Currants, Raisins and Sultanas)

T15

FB       1235

Table-grapes

T2

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

FI         0327

Banana

0.1

DF       0269

Dried grapes (=Currants, Raisins and Sultanas)

15

FB       1235

Table-grapes

2

 

for each of the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed below

 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Mandipropamid

 

 

VL       0053

Leafy vegetables

T20

 

Mizuna

T20

 

 

 

Sulfoxaflor

 

 

FT       0307

Persimmon, Japanese

T1

 

[2]           Schedule, Table 3 - Residue definitions

insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated residues

 

COMPOUND

RESIDUE

Coumatetralyl

Coumatetralyl

Fenpyrazamine

For enforcement: Fenpyrazamine

For dietary exposure assessment: Sum of fenpyrazamine and 5-amino-1,2-dihydro-2-isopropyl-4-(o-tolyl)pyrazol-3-one (S-2188-DC), expressed as fenpyrazamine

Warfarin

Warfarin

 


 

for each of the following compounds, omit the associated residue listed under 'omit' and substitute in alphabetical order the associated residue listed under 'substitute'

 

 

COMPOUND

RESIDUE

OMIT:

 

Fluopyram

{T} Commodities of plant origin: Fluopyram.

 

{T} Commodities of animal origin for enforcement: Sum of fluopyram and 2-(trifluoromethyl)-benzamide, expressed as fluopyram.

{T} Commodities of animal origin for dietary exposure assessment: sum of fluopyram, 2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide and the combined residues of N-{(E)-2-[3-chloro-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl]ethenyl}-2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide and N-{(Z)-2-[3-chloro-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl]ethenyl}-2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide, all expressed as fluopyram.

SUBTITUTE:

 

Fluopyram

Commodities of plant origin: Fluopyram

 

Commodities of animal origin for enforcement: Sum of fluopyram and 2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide, expressed as fluopyram

Commodities of animal origin for dietary exposure assessment: Sum of fluopyram, 2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide and the combined residues of N-{(E)-2-[3-chloro-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl]ethenyl}-2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide and N-{(Z)-2-[3-chloro-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl]ethenyl}-2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide, all expressed as fluopyram

[3]            Schedule, Table 4 - MRLs for pesticides in animal feed commodities

insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated animal feed commodities and MRLs

 

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Fenpyrazamine

 

 

AB       0269

Grape pomace, dry

1

 


 

for each of the following compounds, omit the associated animal food commodities and MRLs listed under 'omit' and substitute in alphabetical order the associated animal feed commodities and MRLs listed under 'substitute' (if any)

 

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Abamectin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Almond hulls

T0.1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Almond hulls

0.1

Prosulfocarb

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

AL       0157

Legume animal feeds

T*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

AL       0157

Legume animal feeds

0.2

 

 

 

Thiamethoxam

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Tomato pomace, dry

0.2

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Tomato pomace, dry

T3

Triallate

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Forage and fodder of cereal grains

3

 

Pulse forage and fodder

2

 

Pulse straw

1

 

Straw of cereal grains

1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Primary feed commodities

30

Trinexapac-ethyl

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

AF       0081

Forage of cereal grains

T0.2

 

 

 

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

AF       0081

Forage of cereal grains

2

AS       0081

Straw and fodder (dry) of cereal grains

0.5

 

for the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated animal feed commodities and MRLs listed below

 

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Azoxystrobin

 

 

AF       0647

Oat forage (green)

7

AS       0647

Oat straw and fodder, dry

3

 

 

 

Bifenthrin

 

 

 

Almond hulls

T5

 

 

 

Methoxyfenozide

 

 

 

Sweet corn, fodder and forage

T200

[4]            Schedule, Table 5 - Uses of substances where MRLs are not necessary

insert in alphabetical order the following new substances and associated uses

 

SUBSTANCE

USE

(9Z,11E)-Tetradeca-9,11,13-trienal

·       In slow-release dispensers for mating disruption of carob moth (Ectomyelois ceratoniae) in almond orchards

(9Z,11E)-Tetradeca-9,11-dienal

·       In slow-release dispensers for mating disruption of carob moth (Ectomyelois ceratoniae) in almond orchards

(9Z)-Tetradeca-9-enal

·       In slow-release dispensers for mating disruption of carob moth (Ectomyelois ceratoniae) in almond orchards

 

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