Pesticide Residues in Food and Feed

Commodity Categories

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Commodity Hierarchy Code
Primary Animal Feed Commodities
Primary Food Commodities of Animal Origin
Primary Food Commodities of Plant Origin
Herbs and Spices
Nuts and Seeds
Assorted Tropical and Sub-Tropical Fruit - Inedible Peel
Brassica (Cole or Cabbage) Vegetables, Head Cabbage, Flowerhead Brassicas
Bulb Vegetables
Fruiting Vegetables, Cucurbits
Fruiting Vegetables, other than Cucurbits
Leafy Vegetables (Including Brassica Leafy Vegetables)

Leafy vegetables

VL 0053

Brassica leafy vegetables

VL 0054

Grape leaves

VL 0269

Papaya leaves

VL 0337

Balsam pear leaves

VL 0421

Roselle leaves

VL 0446


VL 0460

Betel leaves

VL 0461

Box thorn

VL 0462

Cassava leaves

VL 0463


VL 0464


VL 0465

Chinese cabbage (type pack-choi)

VL 0466

Chinese cabbage (type pe-tsai)

VL 0467


VL 0468

Chicory leaves (green and red cultivars)

VL 0469

Corn salad

VL 0470

Marsh marigold

VL 0471

Cress, Garden

VL 0472


VL 0473


VL 0474


VL 0475


VL 0476


VL 0477

Indian mustard

VL 0478

Japanese greens, various species, a.o.

VL 0479


VL 0480


VL 0481

Lettuce, Head

VL 0482

Lettuce, Leaf

VL 0483


VL 0484

Mustard greens

VL 0485

New Zealand spinach

VL 0486

Nightshade, Black

VL 0487


VL 0488

Pepper leaves

VL 0489

Plantain leaves

VL 0490


VL 0491


VL 0492

Purslane, Winter

VL 0493

Radish leaves (including radish tops)

VL 0494

Rape greens

VL 0495


VL 0496

Rutabaga greens

VL 0497

Salsify leaves

VL 0498

Sea kale

VL 0499

Senna leaves

VL 0500


VL 0501


VL 0502

Spinach, Indian

VL 0503

Tannia leaves

VL 0504

Taro leaves

VL 0505

Turnip greens

VL 0506


VL 0507

Sweet potato, leaves

VL 0508

Cos lettuce

VL 0510


VL 4313


VL 4315

Beet leaves

VL 4317

Bitter cucumber leaves

VL 4319


VL 4321


VL 4323


VL 4325

Broccoli raab

VL 4327

Celery cabbage

VL 4329

Celery mustard

VL 4331


VL 4332

Cowslip (American English)

VL 4333

Crisphead lettuce

VL 4335

Curly Kale

VL 4337

Cutting lettuce

VL 4339

Endive, broad or plain leaved

VL 4341

Endive, curled

VL 4343

Garden cress

VL 4349

Gow Kee

VL 4351

Jamaican sorrel

VL 4353

Kale, curly

VL 4355

Lambs lettuce

VL 4357

Lettuce, Red

VL 4359

Matrimony vine

VL 4361

Mustard, Indian

VL 4363

Mustard spinach

VL 4364


VL 4365


VL 4367

Pak-tsoi or Pak-soi

VL 4368

Poke-berry leaves

VL 4369

Red-leaved chicory

VL 4371

Rocket salad

VL 4372

Silver beet

VL 4373


VL 4374

Spinach beet

VL 4375

Sugar loaf

VL 4377

Swiss chard

VL 4379


VL 4381

Tsai shim

VL 4383

Tsoi sum

VL 4385

Vine spinach

VL 4387

Sorrel, Jamaican

VL 4388

Water spinach

VL 4389

Yautia leaves

VL 4391

Legume Vegetables

Legume vegetables

VP 0060

Beans, except broad bean and soya bean

VP 0061

Beans, Shelled

VP 0062

Peas (pods and succulent=immature seeds)

VP 0063

Peas, Shelled (succulent seeds)

VP 0064

Bambara groundnut (immature seeds)

VP 0520

Black gram (green pods)

VP 0521

Broad bean (green pods and immature seeds)

VP 0522

Broad bean, Shelled (succulent)(=immature seeds)

VP 0523

Chick-pea (green pods)

VP 0524

Cluster bean (young pods)

VP 0525

Common bean (pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 0526

Cowpea (immature pods)

VP 0527

Garden pea (young pods)(=succulent, immature seeds)

VP 0528

Garden pea, Shelled (succulent seeds)

VP 0529

Goa bean (immature pods)

VP 0530

Hyacinth bean (young pods, immature seeds)

VP 0531

Jack bean (young pods, immature seeds)

VP 0532

Lentil (young pods)

VP 0533

Lima bean (young pods and/or immature beans)

VP 0534

Mat bean (green pods, mature, fresh seeds)

VP 0535

Mung bean (green pods)

VP 0536

Pigeon pea (green pods and/or young green seeds)

VP 0537

Podded pea (young pods)

VP 0538

Rice bean (young pods)

VP 0539

Scarlet runner bean (pods and seeds)

VP 0540

Soya bean (immature seeds)

VP 0541

Sword bean (young pods and bean)

VP 0542

Winged pea (young pods)

VP 0543

Yard-long bean (pods)

VP 0544


VP 0545

Soya bean (young pod)

VP 0546

Angola pea (immature seed)

VP 4393

Asparagus bean (pods)

VP 4395

Asparagus pea (pods)

VP 4397

Bonavist bean (young pods and immature seeds)

VP 4399

Butter bean (immature pods)

VP 4401

Cajan pea (young green seeds)

VP 4402

Dwaf bean (immature pods and/or seeds)

VP 4403

Catjang cowpea (immature pods and green seeds)

VP 4404

Edible-podded pea

VP 4405

Fava bean (green pods and immature beans)

VP 4407

Field bean (green pods)

VP 4409

Flageolet (fresh beans)

VP 4411

Four-angled bean (immature pods)

VP 4413

French bean (immature pods and seeds)

VP 4415


VP 4417

Gram (green pods)

VP 4419

Green bean (green pods and immature seeds)

VP 4421

Green gram (green pods)

VP 4423

Guar (young pods)

VP 4425

Haricot bean (green pods, and/or immature seeds)

VP 4427

Horse bean (green pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 4429

Kidney bean (pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 4431

Lablab (young pods; immature seeds)

VP 4433

Mangetout or Mangetout pea

VP 4435

Manila bean (immature pods)

VP 4436

Moth bean

VP 4437

Navy bean (young pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 4439


VP 4441

Pigeon bean (green pods and immature seeds)

VP 4443

Red gram (green pods and/or young green seeds)

VP 4447

Runner bean (green pods and seeds)

VP 4449

Sieva bean (young pods and/or green fresh beans)

VP 4451

Snap bean (young pods)

VP 4453


VP 4455

Sugar pea (young pods)

VP 4457

Urd bean (green pods)

VP 4459

Winged bean (immature pods)

VP 4461

Wrinkled pea

VP 4463

Pome Fruits
Stalk and Stem Vegetables
Vegetables (Except as otherwise stated)
Processed Foods of Animal Origin
Processed Foods of Plant Origin

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