Thai FDA Revises Pesticide Residue Standards and MRLs in Food
On January 27, 2017, the Thai Food and Drug Administration notified the WTO (G/SPS/N/THA/183/Rev.1) on the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) Notification Regarding Food Containing Pesticide Residue. This notification revises maximum residue limits and standards for pesticide residues in food. This measure may impact U.S. exports of fresh fruit, meat, spices, oilseeds, pulses, and milk to Thailand. The final date for WTO comments is March 28, 2017.