in this issue
EnviroTech :: Regulatory
EU Sets Revised Pesticide Residue Limits
11:10 AM MDT | September 12, 2008 | Kara Sissell
Comprehensive new pesticide residue restrictions entered into force in the European Union (EU) earlier this month, an effort officials say will harmonize regulations in the 27 EU member states. The maximum residue levels (MRLs) are aimed at eliminating the confusion caused by each of the 27 member states having their own MRL for each pesticide. Schmider: A welcome change. European Health Commissioner Androulla Vassiliou says the new rules will ensure that the pesticide residues on food are as low as possible and will not result in harmful health effects on EU...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee