Pesticide Residues in Food and Feed

Commodity Details

PE 0112  –  Eggs

  1. Class
    Primary Food Commodities of Animal Origin
  2. Type
    Poultry Products
  3. Category
    Eggs
Maximum Residue Limits for Eggs
Pesticide MRL Year of Adoption Symbols Note
2,4-D 0.01 mg/Kg 2001 (*)
Acephate 0.01 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Acetamiprid 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Aldrin and Dieldrin 0.1 mg/Kg E
Aminopyralid 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Azoxystrobin 0.01 mg/Kg 2009 (*)
Bentazone 0.05 mg/Kg 1997 (*)
Bifenazate 0.01 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Bitertanol 0.01 mg/Kg 2001 (*)
Boscalid 0.02 mg/Kg 2010
Carbendazim 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*) B
Carbosulfan 0.05 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Chlorantraniliprole 0.1 mg/Kg 2011
Chlordane 0.02 mg/Kg E
Chlormequat 0.1 mg/Kg 2003
Chlorpyrifos 0.01 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Chlorpyrifos-Methyl 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Clethodim 0.05 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Clofentezine 0.05 mg/Kg 2008 (*) Residues are not expected as dietary burden in poultry is zero (JMPR2007)
Clothianidin 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*) C,t The source of the residue is clothianidin, for which the residue definition is being reconsidered. The CCPR noted that clothianidin is a metabolite of thiamethoxam (245) and that new data to support a reconsideration of the residue definition were available from the manufacturer for consideration by JMPR in 2011 (43-71:72).
Cyfluthrin/beta-cyfluthrin 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Cypermethrins (including alpha- and zeta- cypermethrin) 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Cyproconazole 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Cyprodinil 0.01 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Cyromazine 0.3 mg/Kg 2008
DDT 0.1 mg/Kg 1997 E
Deltamethrin 0.02 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Dicamba 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Dicofol 0.05 mg/Kg 1995 Withdrawal recommended (JMPR 2012)
Difenoconazole 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Diflubenzuron 0.05 mg/Kg (*)
Dimethenamid-P 0.01 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Dimethipin 0.01 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Dimethoate 0.05 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Dimethomorph 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Diquat 0.05 mg/Kg 1999 (*)
Dithiocarbamates 0.05 mg/Kg 2005 (*) C,p
Endosulfan 0.03 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Esfenvalerate 0.01 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Etofenprox 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Famoxadone 0.01 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Fenamiphos 0.01 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Fenbuconazole 0.01 mg/Kg 2010 (*)
Fenbutatin Oxide 0.05 mg/Kg 1995
Fenitrothion 0.05 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Fenpropathrin 0.01 mg/Kg 1995 (*)
Fenpropimorph 0.01 mg/Kg 2001 (*)
Fipronil 0.02 mg/Kg 2003
Fludioxonil 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Fluopicolide 0.01 mg/Kg 2010 (*)
Flusilazole 0.1 mg/Kg 2008
Flutolanil 0.05 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Glufosinate-Ammonium 0.05 mg/Kg 2003 (*) Withdrawal recommended (JMPR 2012)
Glyphosate 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Haloxyfop 0.1 mg/Kg 2011 Intake concern expressed by the EU (42-65)
Heptachlor 0.05 mg/Kg E
Hexythiazox 0.05 mg/Kg 2010
Imidacloprid 0.02 mg/Kg 2009
Indoxacarb 0.02 mg/Kg 2010
Isopyrazam 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Lindane 0.01 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Methamidophos 0.01 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Methidathion 0.02 mg/Kg (*)
Methomyl 0.02 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Methoprene 0.02 mg/Kg 2006
Methoxyfenozide 0.01 mg/Kg 2005
Myclobutanil 0.01 mg/Kg 1995 (*)
Novaluron 0.1 mg/Kg 2011
Oxamyl 0.02 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Oxydemeton-Methyl 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Paraquat 0.005 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Permethrin 0.1 mg/Kg
Phorate 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Piperonyl Butoxide 1 mg/Kg 2004
Pirimicarb 0.01 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Pirimiphos-Methyl 0.01 mg/Kg 2005
Prochloraz 0.1 mg/Kg 2005
Profenofos 0.02 mg/Kg 2009 (*)
Propamocarb 0.01 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Propargite 0.1 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Propiconazole 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Pyraclostrobin 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Quinoxyfen 0.01 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Quintozene 0.03 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Spinozad 0.01 mg/Kg 2003
Spirotetramate 0.01 mg/Kg 2012
Tebuconazole 0.05 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Tebufenozide 0.02 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Terbufos 0.01 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Thiabendazole 0.1 mg/Kg 2001
Thiacloprid 0.02 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Thiamethoxam 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Triadimefon 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Triadimenol 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*) Based on triadimefon and triadimenol uses
Trifloxystrobin 0.04 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
(*)

At or about the limit of determination.

E

(only for MRLs) The MRL is based on extraneous residues.


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