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
Fenbutatin Oxide 0.05 mg/Kg 1995
Fenpropathrin 0.01 mg/Kg 1995 (*)
Myclobutanil 0.01 mg/Kg 1995 (*)
DDT 0.1 mg/Kg 1997 E
Bentazone 0.05 mg/Kg 1997 (*)
Diquat 0.05 mg/Kg 1999 (*)
2,4-D 0.01 mg/Kg 2001 (*)
Thiabendazole 0.1 mg/Kg 2001
Bitertanol 0.01 mg/Kg 2001 (*)
Fenpropimorph 0.01 mg/Kg 2001 (*)
Dimethipin 0.01 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Chlorpyrifos 0.01 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Quintozene 0.03 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Chlormequat 0.1 mg/Kg 2003
Clethodim 0.05 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Spinozad 0.01 mg/Kg 2003
Fipronil 0.02 mg/Kg 2003
Dimethoate 0.05 mg/Kg 2003 (*)
Tebufenozide 0.02 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Methomyl 0.02 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Flutolanil 0.05 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Fenamiphos 0.01 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Lindane 0.01 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Deltamethrin 0.02 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Piperonyl Butoxide 1 mg/Kg 2004
Oxamyl 0.02 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Propargite 0.1 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Esfenvalerate 0.01 mg/Kg 2004 (*)
Methoxyfenozide 0.01 mg/Kg 2005
Prochloraz 0.1 mg/Kg 2005
Acephate 0.01 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Cyprodinil 0.01 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Famoxadone 0.01 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Methamidophos 0.01 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Pirimiphos-Methyl 0.01 mg/Kg 2005
Carbosulfan 0.05 mg/Kg 2005 (*)
Dithiocarbamates 0.05 mg/Kg 2005 (*) C,p
Pyraclostrobin 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Oxydemeton-Methyl 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Fludioxonil 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Terbufos 0.01 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Dimethenamid-P 0.01 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Phorate 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Trifloxystrobin 0.04 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Glyphosate 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Paraquat 0.005 mg/Kg 2006 (*)
Carbendazim 0.05 mg/Kg 2006 (*) B
Methoprene 0.02 mg/Kg 2006
Propamocarb 0.01 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Endosulfan 0.03 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Quinoxyfen 0.01 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Bifenazate 0.01 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Pirimicarb 0.01 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Thiacloprid 0.02 mg/Kg 2007 (*)
Clofentezine 0.05 mg/Kg 2008 (*) Residues are not expected as dietary burden in poultry is zero (JMPR2007)
Flusilazole 0.1 mg/Kg 2008
Dimethomorph 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Fenitrothion 0.05 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Aminopyralid 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Triadimefon 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Propiconazole 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Cyromazine 0.3 mg/Kg 2008
Difenoconazole 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Triadimenol 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*) Based on triadimefon and triadimenol uses
Cyfluthrin/beta-cyfluthrin 0.01 mg/Kg 2008 (*)
Azoxystrobin 0.01 mg/Kg 2009 (*)
Imidacloprid 0.02 mg/Kg 2009
Profenofos 0.02 mg/Kg 2009 (*)
Fluopicolide 0.01 mg/Kg 2010 (*)
Indoxacarb 0.02 mg/Kg 2010
Hexythiazox 0.05 mg/Kg 2010
Fenbuconazole 0.01 mg/Kg 2010 (*)
Boscalid 0.02 mg/Kg 2010
Novaluron 0.1 mg/Kg 2011
Cyproconazole 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Chlorpyrifos-Methyl 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Chlorantraniliprole 0.1 mg/Kg 2011
Haloxyfop 0.1 mg/Kg 2011
Thiamethoxam 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Dicamba 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Spirotetramate 0.01 mg/Kg 2012
Clothianidin 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*) C,t
Tebuconazole 0.05 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Isopyrazam 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Acetamiprid 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Cypermethrins (including alpha- and zeta- cypermethrin) 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Etofenprox 0.01 mg/Kg 2012 (*)
Dichlorvos 0.01 mg/Kg 2013 (*)
Dinotefuran 0.02 mg/Kg 2013 (*)
MCPA 0.05 mg/Kg 2013 (*)
Sulfoxaflor 0.1 mg/Kg 2013
Cycloxydim 0.15 mg/Kg 2013
Ametoctradin 0.03 mg/Kg 2013 (*)
Glufosinate-Ammonium 0.05 mg/Kg 2013 (*)
Fluopyram 0.3 mg/Kg 2013
Fluxapyroxad 0.02 mg/Kg 2013
Spinetoram 0.01 mg/Kg 2013 (*)
Sedaxane 0.01 mg/Kg 2013 (*)
Permethrin 0.1 mg/Kg
Diflubenzuron 0.05 mg/Kg (*)
Heptachlor 0.05 mg/Kg E
Aldrin and Dieldrin 0.1 mg/Kg E
Chlordane 0.02 mg/Kg E
Methidathion 0.02 mg/Kg (*)
(*)

At or about the limit of determination.

E

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


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