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)


VL 0460


VL 4313


VL 4315

Balsam pear leaves

VL 0421

Beet leaves

VL 4317

Betel leaves

VL 0461

Bitter cucumber leaves

VL 4319


VL 4321


VL 4323


VL 4325

Box thorn

VL 0462

Brassica leafy vegetables

VL 0054

Broccoli raab

VL 4327

Cassava leaves

VL 0463

Celery cabbage

VL 4329

Celery mustard

VL 4331


VL 0464


VL 0465

Chicory leaves (green and red cultivars)

VL 0469

Chinese cabbage (type pack-choi)

VL 0466

Chinese cabbage (type pe-tsai)

VL 0467


VL 0468


VL 4332

Corn salad

VL 0470

Cos lettuce

VL 0510

Cowslip (American English)

VL 4333

Cress, Garden

VL 0472

Crisphead lettuce

VL 4335

Curly Kale

VL 4337

Cutting lettuce

VL 4339


VL 0474


VL 0475


VL 0476

Endive, broad or plain leaved

VL 4341

Endive, curled

VL 4343

Garden cress

VL 4349


VL 0477

Gow Kee

VL 4351

Grape leaves

VL 0269

Indian mustard

VL 0478

Jamaican sorrel

VL 4353

Japanese greens, various species, a.o.

VL 0479


VL 0480

Kale, curly

VL 4355


VL 0507


VL 0481

Lambs lettuce

VL 4357

Leafy vegetables

VL 0053

Lettuce, Head

VL 0482

Lettuce, Leaf

VL 0483

Lettuce, Red

VL 4359


VL 0484

Marsh marigold

VL 0471

Matrimony vine

VL 4361

Mustard, Indian

VL 4363

Mustard greens

VL 0485

Mustard spinach

VL 4364


VL 4365

New Zealand spinach

VL 0486

Nightshade, Black

VL 0487


VL 0488


VL 4367

Pak-tsoi or Pak-soi

VL 4368

Papaya leaves

VL 0337

Pepper leaves

VL 0489

Plantain leaves

VL 0490

Poke-berry leaves

VL 4369


VL 0491


VL 0492

Purslane, Winter

VL 0493

Radish leaves (including radish tops)

VL 0494

Rape greens

VL 0495

Red-leaved chicory

VL 4371

Rocket salad

VL 4372


VL 4374

Roselle leaves

VL 0446


VL 0496

Rutabaga greens

VL 0497

Salsify leaves

VL 0498

Sea kale

VL 0499

Senna leaves

VL 0500

Silver beet

VL 4373

Sorrel, Jamaican

VL 4388


VL 0501


VL 0502

Spinach, Indian

VL 0503

Spinach beet

VL 4375

Sugar loaf

VL 4377

Sweet potato, leaves

VL 0508

Swiss chard

VL 4379

Tannia leaves

VL 0504

Taro leaves

VL 0505


VL 4381

Tsai shim

VL 4383

Tsoi sum

VL 4385

Turnip greens

VL 0506

Vine spinach

VL 4387


VL 0473

Water spinach

VL 4389

Yautia leaves

VL 4391

Legume Vegetables

Angola pea (immature seed)

VP 4393

Asparagus bean (pods)

VP 4395

Asparagus pea (pods)

VP 4397

Bambara groundnut (immature seeds)

VP 0520

Beans, except broad bean and soya bean

VP 0061

Beans, Shelled

VP 0062

Black gram (green pods)

VP 0521

Bonavist bean (young pods and immature seeds)

VP 4399

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

VP 0523

Broad bean (green pods and immature seeds)

VP 0522

Butter bean (immature pods)

VP 4401

Cajan pea (young green seeds)

VP 4402

Catjang cowpea (immature pods and green seeds)

VP 4404

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

Dwaf bean (immature pods and/or seeds)

VP 4403

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

Garden pea, Shelled (succulent seeds)

VP 0529

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

VP 0528

Goa bean (immature pods)

VP 0530

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

Hyacinth bean (young pods, immature seeds)

VP 0531

Jack bean (young pods, immature seeds)

VP 0532

Kidney bean (pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 4431

Lablab (young pods; immature seeds)

VP 4433

Legume vegetables

VP 0060

Lentil (young pods)

VP 0533

Lima bean (young pods and/or immature beans)

VP 0534


VP 0545

Mangetout or Mangetout pea

VP 4435

Manila bean (immature pods)

VP 4436

Mat bean (green pods, mature, fresh seeds)

VP 0535

Moth bean

VP 4437

Mung bean (green pods)

VP 0536

Navy bean (young pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 4439


VP 4441

Peas, Shelled (succulent seeds)

VP 0064

Peas (pods and succulent=immature seeds)

VP 0063

Pigeon bean (green pods and immature seeds)

VP 4443

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

VP 0537

Podded pea (young pods)

VP 0538

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

VP 4447

Rice bean (young pods)

VP 0539

Runner bean (green pods and seeds)

VP 4449

Scarlet runner bean (pods and seeds)

VP 0540

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

VP 4451

Snap bean (young pods)

VP 4453

Soya bean (immature seeds)

VP 0541

Soya bean (young pod)

VP 0546


VP 4455

Sugar pea (young pods)

VP 4457

Sword bean (young pods and bean)

VP 0542

Urd bean (green pods)

VP 4459

Winged bean (immature pods)

VP 4461

Winged pea (young pods)

VP 0543

Wrinkled pea

VP 4463

Yard-long bean (pods)

VP 0544

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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