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Canadá: proponen límite máximo de residuo para flumioxazin
20 June 2012
|Committee on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures||Original: English/
|1.||Notifying Member: CANADA
If applicable, name of local government involved:
|2.||Agency responsible: Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA), Health Canada|
|3.||Products covered (provide tariff item number(s) as specified in national schedules deposited with the WTO; ICS numbers should be provided in addition, where applicable): Pesticide Flumioxazin in or on peppers and eggplants, Crop Subgroup 8-09B (ICS Codes: 65.020, 65.100, 67.080, 67.220)|
|4.||Regions or countries likely to be affected, to the extent relevant or practicable:
[X] All trading partners
[ ] Specific regions or countries:
|5.||Title of the notified document: Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Flumioxazin (PMRL2012-23) Language(s): English and French Number of pages: 4 and 5|
|6.||Description of content: The objective of the notified document PMRL2012-23 is to consult on the listed domestic maximum residue limit (MRL) for Flumioxazin that has been proposed by Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).
MRL (ppm) Raw Agricultural Commodity (RAC) and/or Processed Commodity
0.02 Pepper/Eggplant (Crop Subgroup 8-09B)
ppm = parts per million
MRLs are proposed for each commodity included in the pepper/eggplants subgroup in accordance with the Residue Chemistry Crop Groups webpage (“http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/pest/part/protect-proteger/food-nourriture/rccg-gcpcr-eng.php“) in the Pesticides and Pest Management section of Health Canada’s website.
|7.||Objective and rationale: [X] food safety, [ ] animal health, [ ] plant protection, [ ] protect humans from animal/plant pest or disease,  protect territory from other damage from pests.|
|8.||Is there a relevant international standard? If so, identify the standard:
[ ] Codex Alimentarius Commission (e.g. title or serial number of Codex standard or related text)
[ ] World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) (e.g. Terrestrial or Aquatic Animal Health Code, chapter number)
[ ] International Plant Protection Convention (e.g. ISPM number)
Does this proposed regulation conform to the relevant international standard?
[ ] Yes [ ] No
If no, describe, whenever possible, how and why it deviates from the international standard:
|9.||Other relevant documents and language(s) in which these are available: Health Canada website: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/pest/part/consultations/index-eng.php, PMRL2012-23, posted: 8 June 2012 (available in English and French)|
|10.||Proposed date of adoption (dd/mm/yy): Normally within four to five months from the posting of the Proposed MRL document on the Health Canada website.
Proposed date of publication (dd/mm/yy):
|11.||Proposed date of entry into force: [ ] Six months from date of publication, and/or (dd/mm/yy): On the date the measure is adopted.
[ ] Trade facilitating measure
|12.||Final date for comments: [ ] Sixty days from the date of circulation of the notification and/or (dd/mm/yy): 22 August 2012
Agency or authority designated to handle comments: [ ] National Notification Authority, [X] National Enquiry Point. Address, fax number and e‑mail address (if available) of other body:
|13.||Texts available from: [ ] National Notification Authority, [ ] National Enquiry Point. Address, fax number and e‑mail address (if available) of other body:
The electronic version of the regulatory text can be downloaded at: