Pesticide Residues in Food and Feed

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245 Thiamethoxam

Functional Class
  1. Insecticide
Maximum Residue Limits for Thiamethoxam
Commodity MRL Year of Adoption Symbols Note
Wheat straw and fodder, Dry 2 mg/Kg 2011
Wheat 0.05 mg/Kg 2011
Tea, Green, Black (black, fermented and dried) 20 mg/Kg 2011
Sweet corn (corn-on-the-cob) 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Stone fruits 1 mg/Kg 2011
Root and tuber vegetables 0.3 mg/Kg 2011
Pulses 0.04 mg/Kg 2011
Poultry, Edible offal of 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Poultry meat 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Popcorn 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Pome fruits 0.3 mg/Kg 2011
Pineapple 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Peppers Chili, dried 7 mg/Kg 2011
Pecan 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Pea hay or pea fodder (dry) 0.3 mg/Kg 2011
Papaya 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Oilseed 0.02 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Milks 0.05 mg/Kg 2011
Meat (from mammals other than marine mammals) 0.02 mg/Kg 2011
Maize fodder (dry) 0.05 mg/Kg 2011
Maize 0.05 mg/Kg 2011
Legume vegetables 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Leafy vegetables 3 mg/Kg 2011
Fruiting vegetables, Cucurbits 0.5 mg/Kg 2011
Fruiting vegetables other than cucurbits 0.7 mg/Kg 2011
Eggs 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Edible offal (mammalian) 0.01 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Coffee beans 0.2 mg/Kg 2011
Citrus fruits 0.5 mg/Kg 2011
Celery 1 mg/Kg 2011
Cacao beans 0.02 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Brassica (Cole or Cabbage) Vegetables, Head Cabbage, Flowerhead Brassicas 5 mg/Kg 2011
Berries and other small fruits 0.5 mg/Kg 2011
Barley straw and fodder, Dry 2 mg/Kg 2011
Barley 0.4 mg/Kg 2011
Banana 0.02 mg/Kg 2011 (*)
Artichoke, Globe 0.5 mg/Kg 2011
(*)

At or about the limit of determination.


Other information
JMPR-related information

ADI/PTDI 0-0.08 mg/kg body weight 2011
Residue definition Definition of the residue (for compliance with the MRL) for plant and animal commodities: thiamethoxam. Definition of the residue (for estimation of the dietary intake) for plant and animal commodities (except poultry): thiamethoxam and clothianidin (considered separately). Definition of the residue for estimation of the dietary intake for poultry: sum of thiamethoxam, CGA 265307 and MU3, expressed as thiamethoxam; and clothianidin (clothianidin to be considered separately from thiamethoxam). See also clothianidin. The residue is not fat-soluble.

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