Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2015 (No. 3)

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Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2015 (No. 3)1
 
 
 
I, Rajumati Bhula, Executive Director, Scientific Assessment and Chemical Review and delegate of the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, having regard to s 7A of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992, make this instrument for the purposes of subsection 6(1) and the reference in subparagraph 5A(3)(b)(iii) of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code which is a Schedule to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994.
 
 
 
 
Rajumati Bhula
Delegate of the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
 
 
 
Dated this Ninth day of April 2015
 
 
1                Name of Instrument
                  This Instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2015 (No. 3).
2                Commencement
                  This Instrument commences on the day after it is registered.
3                Amendment of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012
                  Schedule 1 to this Instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012.
Schedule 1        Amendments
(section 3)
[1]            Schedule, Table 1 - MRLs of agricultural and veterinary chemicals and associated substances in food commodities
insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated foods and MRLs
 
COMPOUND
FOOD
MRL (mg/kg)

Coumatetralyl
 
 

MO      0818
Pig, Edible offal of [except liver]
T0.003

MF      0818
Pig fat
T*0.001

MO      1285
Pig, liver
T0.004

MM     0818
Pig meat
T*0.001

 
 
 

Fenpyrazamine
 
 

DF       0269
Dried grapes (=Currants, Raisins and Sultanas)
20

MO      0105
Edible offal (Mammalian)
*0.01

PE       0112
Eggs
*0.01

MM     0095
Meat [mammalian]
*0.01

ML      0106
Milks
*0.005

PO      0111
Poultry, Edible offal of
*0.01

PM      0110
Poultry meat
*0.01

FB       1235
Table-grapes
5

FB       1236
Wine-grapes
0.05

 
 
 

Warfarin
 
 

MO      0818
Pig, Edible offal of [except liver]
T0.007

MF      0818
Pig fat
T0.007

MO      1285
Pig, liver
T0.04

MM     0818
Pig meat
T0.007

 
for each of the following compounds, omit the associated foods and MRLs listed under 'omit' and substitute in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed under 'substitute' (if any)
 
COMPOUND
FOOD
MRL (mg/kg)

Abamectin
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

VC      0046
Melons, except watermelons
T0.02

VC      0432
Watermelon
T0.02

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

VC      0045
Fruiting vegetables, Cucurbits [except cucumbers and squash, summer]
T*0.01

FI         0343
Litchi
T0.05

 
 
 

Azoxystrobin
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

GC      0640
Barley
*0.02

GC      0654
Wheat
*0.02

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

GC      0640
Barley
0.2

GC      0647
Oats
0.1

GC      0654
Wheat
0.1

 
 
 

Cyfluthrin
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

FI         0343
Litchi
T0.1

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

FI         0343
Litchi
T0.3

 
 
 

Difenoconazole
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

HH      0749
Parsley
T*0.1

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

 
Coriander (leaves, stems and roots)
T20

HH      0749
Parsley
T20

Fluopyram
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

FI         0327
Banana
T0.1

DF       0269
Dried grapes (=Currants, Raisins and Sultanas)
T15

FB       1235
Table-grapes
T2

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

FI         0327
Banana
0.1

DF       0269
Dried grapes (=Currants, Raisins and Sultanas)
15

FB       1235
Table-grapes
2

 
for each of the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed below
 
COMPOUND
FOOD
MRL (mg/kg)

Mandipropamid
 
 

VL       0053
Leafy vegetables
T20

 
Mizuna
T20

 
 
 

Sulfoxaflor
 
 

FT       0307
Persimmon, Japanese
T1

 
[2]           Schedule, Table 3 - Residue definitions
insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated residues
 
COMPOUND
RESIDUE

Coumatetralyl
Coumatetralyl

Fenpyrazamine
For enforcement: Fenpyrazamine
For dietary exposure assessment: Sum of fenpyrazamine and 5-amino-1,2-dihydro-2-isopropyl-4-(o-tolyl)pyrazol-3-one (S-2188-DC), expressed as fenpyrazamine

Warfarin
Warfarin

 
 
for each of the following compounds, omit the associated residue listed under 'omit' and substitute in alphabetical order the associated residue listed under 'substitute'
 
  COMPOUND
RESIDUE

OMIT:
 

Fluopyram
{T} Commodities of plant origin: Fluopyram.

 
{T} Commodities of animal origin for enforcement: Sum of fluopyram and 2-(trifluoromethyl)-benzamide, expressed as fluopyram.
{T} Commodities of animal origin for dietary exposure assessment: sum of fluopyram, 2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide and the combined residues of N-{(E)-2-[3-chloro-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl]ethenyl}-2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide and N-{(Z)-2-[3-chloro-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl]ethenyl}-2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide, all expressed as fluopyram.

SUBTITUTE:
 

Fluopyram
Commodities of plant origin: Fluopyram

 
Commodities of animal origin for enforcement: Sum of fluopyram and 2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide, expressed as fluopyram
Commodities of animal origin for dietary exposure assessment: Sum of fluopyram, 2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide and the combined residues of N-{(E)-2-[3-chloro-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl]ethenyl}-2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide and N-{(Z)-2-[3-chloro-5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl]ethenyl}-2-(trifluoromethyl) benzamide, all expressed as fluopyram


[3]            Schedule, Table 4 - MRLs for pesticides in animal feed commodities
insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated animal feed commodities and MRLs
 
COMPOUND
ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY
MRL (mg/kg)

Fenpyrazamine
 
 

AB       0269
Grape pomace, dry
1

 
 
for each of the following compounds, omit the associated animal food commodities and MRLs listed under 'omit' and substitute in alphabetical order the associated animal feed commodities and MRLs listed under 'substitute' (if any)
 
COMPOUND
ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY
MRL (mg/kg)

Abamectin
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

 
Almond hulls
T0.1

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

 
Almond hulls
0.1

Prosulfocarb
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

AL       0157
Legume animal feeds
T*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

AL       0157
Legume animal feeds
0.2

 
 
 

Thiamethoxam
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

 
Tomato pomace, dry
0.2

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

 
Tomato pomace, dry
T3

Triallate
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

 
Forage and fodder of cereal grains
3

 
Pulse forage and fodder
2

 
Pulse straw
1

 
Straw of cereal grains
1

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

 
Primary feed commodities
30

Trinexapac-ethyl
 
 

OMIT:
 
 

AF       0081
Forage of cereal grains
T0.2

 
 
 

SUBSTITUTE:
 
 

AF       0081
Forage of cereal grains
2

AS       0081
Straw and fodder (dry) of cereal grains
0.5

 
for the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated animal feed commodities and MRLs listed below
 
COMPOUND
ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY
MRL (mg/kg)

Azoxystrobin
 
 

AF       0647
Oat forage (green)
7

AS       0647
Oat straw and fodder, dry
3

 
 
 

Bifenthrin
 
 

 
Almond hulls
T5

 
 
 

Methoxyfenozide
 
 

 
Sweet corn, fodder and forage
T200

[4]            Schedule, Table 5 - Uses of substances where MRLs are not necessary
insert in alphabetical order the following new substances and associated uses
 
SUBSTANCE
USE

(9Z,11E)-Tetradeca-9,11,13-trienal
·       In slow-release dispensers for mating disruption of carob moth (Ectomyelois ceratoniae) in almond orchards

(9Z,11E)-Tetradeca-9,11-dienal
·       In slow-release dispensers for mating disruption of carob moth (Ectomyelois ceratoniae) in almond orchards

(9Z)-Tetradeca-9-enal
·       In slow-release dispensers for mating disruption of carob moth (Ectomyelois ceratoniae) in almond orchards

 
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