about Regulation value of dietary harmful materials

Regulation value of pesticides (ministerial ordinance)

Revised in December 18, 2015

(unit: mg / kg)

Feeds
Material
Wheat
grain
Barley
grain
Rye
grain
Soybean
grain
Soybean
meal
Corn
grain
Oats
grain
Sorghum
grain
Grass Compound feeds or Mix feeds Note
For chicken
and/or
quail
For pig For cattle,
sheep, goat
and/or deer
2,4-D 0.5 0.5 0.5     0.05 0.5 0.5 260       Including 2,4-D, 2,4-D sodium, 2,4-D dimethylamine, 2,4-D ethyl, 2,4-D isopropyl, 2,4-D butoxyethyl and 2,4-D alkanolamine salts.
ACEPHATE           0.5     3        
ALACHROL           0.2(0.02)* 0.1 0.1(0.05)* 3(0.05)*       * Enforcement from 2016/6/18
ALDICARB* 0.02 0.02       0.05 0.2 0.2 1       Total of ALDICARB, ALDICARB SULFONE and ALDICARB SULFOXIDE is expressed as ALDICARB from 2016/6/18
ALDRIN, DIELDRIN                 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 Total of DIELDRIN and ALDRIN.
ATRAZINE 0.3 0.02 0.02     0.2 0.02 0.02 15        
BENOMYL, CARBENDAZIM, THIOPHANATE, THIOPHANATE-METHYL 0.6 0.6 0.6     0.7 0.6 0.6 10       Total of CARBENDAZIM, BENOMYL, and THIOPHANATE-METHYL is expressed as CARBENDAZIM.
BENSULTAP, CARTAP, THIOCYCLAM 0.2 0.2 0.2     0.2 0.2 0.2 0.7       Total of CARTAP, BENSULTAP and THIOCYCLAM is expressed as CARTAP.
BENTAZONE 0.2 0.2 0.2     0.2 0.2 0.2 3       Including BENTAZONE and BENTAZONE -sodium
BHC                 0.02 0.005 0.005 0.005 Total of α-BHC, β-BHC, γ-BHC and δ-BHC.As αーBHC, β-BHC or δ-BHC is detected, this standard is applied in spite of detection or not of γ-BHC.
BROMOXYNIL 0.2 0.2 0.2     0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1        
CAPTAN           10              
CARBARYL 2 5 5     0.1 10 10 250         
CARBOFURAN 0.2 0.2 0.1     0.05 0.1 0.1 13       Total of CARBOFURAN and 3-HYDROXY CARBOFURAN is expressed as CARBOFURAN.
CHLORFENVINPHOS 0.05         0.05             Total of (E)-isomer and (Z)-isomer.
CHLOROBENZILATE           0.02              
CHLORPROPHAM 0.05 0.05 0.05     0.05              
CHLORPYRIFOS 0.5 0.2 0.01     0.1 0.75 0.75 13        
CHLORPYRIFOS-METHYL 10 6 7     7 10 10          
CYANAZINE 0.1 0.05 0.01     0.1 0.01 0.01 0.01        
CYFLUTHRIN 2 2 2     2 2 2 3       Total of Isomers
CYHALOTHRIN 0.05 0.2 0.02     0.04 0.2 0.2 0.6       Including Lambda-CYHALOTHRIN
DDT                 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 Total of pp'-DDD, pp'-DDE, pp'-DDT and op'-DDT.
DELTAMETHRIN, TRALOMETHRIN 1 1 1     1 1 1 5       Total of DELTAMETHRIN and TRALOMETHRIN.
DIAZINON 0.1 0.1 0.1     0.02 0.1 0.1 10        
DICAMBA 2 7 0.1 (10)* (10)* 0.5 3 4 200       Including DICAMBA, DICAMBA-isopropyl amine acid, DICAMBA-methyl amine, DICAMBA-potassium and DICAMBA-sodium.
* Enforcement from 2016/1/27.
DICHLORVOS, NALED 0.2 0.2 0.2     0.2 0.2 0.2 10       Total of DICHLORVOS and NALED is expressed as DICHLORVOS.
DIMETHOATE 0.05 0.04 0.2     1 0.2 0.2 2        
DIQUAT 2 5 0.03     0.05 2 2 100        
ENDRIN                 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01  
ETHION                 20        
ETHYLENE DIBROMIDE (EDB) 0.1 0.01 0.01     0.01 0.01 0.01          
FENITROTHION 10 5 1     1 1 1 10        
FENOBUCARB 0.3 0.3 0.3     0.3 0.3 0.3          
FENPROPATHRIN                 20        
FENVALERATE                 13 0.5 4 8 Total of Isomers. Including ESFENVALERATE.
FIPRONIL                 0.2 0.01 0.02 0.02  
GLUFOSINATE 0.2 0.5       0.1           Total of GLUFOSINATE, N-ACETYL GLUFOSINATE and MPPA is expressed as GLUFOSINATE.
GLYPHOSATE 5 20 0.2     1 20 20 120       Including SULFOSATE.
HEPTACHLOR                 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 Including HEPTACHLOR EPOXIDE.
IMAZAPIC* (0.05)*     (0.5)* (0.5)* (0.01)*     (3)*       * Enforcement from 2016/6/18
IMAZAPYR* (0.05)*     (5)* (7)* (0.05)*     (30)*       * Enforcement from 2016/6/18
IMIDACLOPRID 0.05 0.05 0.05     0.05 0.05 0.05 0.5        
ISOFENPHOS           0.02              
LINDANE (gamma-BHC)                 0.4 0.05 0.05 0.4  
MALATHION 8 2 2     2 2 2 135        
METHIDATHION 0.02 0.02 0.02     0.1 0.2 0.2 12        
METHOPRENE 5 5 5     5 5 5          
PARAQUAT 0.05 0.05 0.05     0.1 0.5 0.5 5        
PARATHION 0.3 0.5 0.05     0.3 0.08 0.08 5        
PENDIMETHALIN 0.2 0.2 0.2     0.2 0.1 0.1 15        
PERMETHRIN 2 2 2     2 2 2 55       Total of Isomers.
PHENTHOATE 0.4 0.4 0.4     0.4 0.4 0.4          
PHORATE 0.05 0.05 0.05     0.05 0.05 0.05 1.5        
PHOSMET 0.05 0.05 0.05     0.05 0.05 0.05 40        
PIPERONYL BUTOXIDE 24 24 24     24 24 24          
PIRIMIFOS-METHYL 1 1 1     1 1 1          
SIMAZINE           0.3     9        
TERBUFOS 0.01 0.01 0.005     0.01 0.05 0.05 1        
THIABENDAZOLE 0.5 0.05 0.05     0.05 0.05 0.05 10        
TRICYCLAZOLE 0.02 0.02 0.02     0.02 0.02 0.02 5        

Note: Hay includes hay, fodder, straw and silage. MRLs are set as 90% dry matter base.

Regulation value of pesticides, heavy metals and mycotoxins (administrative guideline)

Revised in December 22, 2016

- Action levels: the value which must not be exceeded

- Advisory levels: the guidance level to confirm the effectiveness of control measures taken by feed manufacturers to reduce contamination

Action levels

(unit: mg / kg)

  Material Feeds Action levels
Mycotoxins AFLATOXIN B1  Compound feeds or mix feeds for dairy cattle 0.01

Advisory levels

(unit: mg / kg)

  Material Feeds Advisory levels
Pesticides 2,4-D  Rice straw 1
AZOXYSTROBIN  Rice straw 5
 Whole crop silage of rice 1
 Rice with husks 2
BENFURESATE  Rice straw 0.3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.2
BENOMYL, CARBENDAZIM,
THIOPHANATE, THIOPHANATE-
METHYL
 Rice straw 0.3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
 Rice with husks 10
BENTAZONE  Rice straw 0.3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
BENTHIOCARB  Rice straw 0.1
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
BENZOFENAP  Rice straw 0.7
BENZSULFURON-METHYL  Rice straw 0.1
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.05
BROMOBUTIDE  Rice straw 2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.5
BUPROFEZIN  Rice straw 25
 Whole crop silage of rice 15
 Rice with husks 10
CARBOSULFAN  Rice straw 0.7
 Whole crop silage of rice 1
CARPROPAMIDE  Rice straw 3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.7
CHLORANTRANILIPROLE  Rice straw 0.1
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.05
CHLOROTHALONIL  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
CHROMAFENOZIDE  Rice straw 5
 Rice with husks 3
CLOTHIANIDIN  Rice straw 10
 Whole crop silage of rice 1
 Rice with husks 5
CUMYLURON  Rice straw 2
CYHALOFOP-BUTYL  Rice straw 2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
 Rice with husks 2
DAIMURON  Rice straw 0.7
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.2
DIAZINON  Rice straw 2
 Whole crop silage of rice 1
DIMETHAMETRYN  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
DINOTEFURAN  Rice straw 10
 Whole crop silage of rice 5
 Rice with husks 15
DIQUAT  Rice straw 0.05
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.05
EDIFENPHOS  Rice straw 10
 Whole crop silage of rice 1
ETHIPROLE  Rice straw 3
 Rice with husks 1
ETHOFENPROX  Rice straw 30
 Whole crop silage of rice 10
FENOBUCARB  Rice straw 5
 Whole crop silage of rice 5
 Rice with husks 3
FENOXANIL  Rice straw 30
 Whole crop silage of rice 3
FENTHION  Rice straw 2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
FERIMZONE  Rice straw 20
 Rice with husks 5
FIPRONIL  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
FLUDIOXONIL  Rice straw 0.05
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
FLUTOLANIL  Rice straw 20
 Whole crop silage of rice 5
 Rice with husks 5
FRAMETPYR  Rice straw 3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.5
 Rice with husks 0.5
FTHALIDE  Rice straw 130
 Whole crop silage of rice 30
FURAMETPYR  Rice straw 5
 Rice with husks 1
GLUFOSINATE  Rice straw 0.5
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
GLYPHOSATE  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.2
HALOSULFURON-METHYL  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
HYDOROXYISOXAZOLE  Rice straw 1
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
 Rice with husks 0.5
IMIDACLOPRID  Rice straw 10
 Whole crop silage of rice 3
IPROBENFOS  Rice straw 15
ISOPROCARB  Rice straw 1
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
ISOPROTHIOLANE  Rice straw 40
 Whole crop silage of rice 20
 Rice with husks 15
ISOTIANIL  Rice straw 2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.7
 Rice with husks 0.3
MALATHION  Rice straw 0.2
 Rice with husks 2
MCPA  Rice straw 2
MEPRONIL  Rice straw 25
 Whole crop silage of rice 10
 Rice with husks 7
METALAXYL  Rice straw 0.5
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.2
METHOXYFENOZIDE  Rice straw 5
 Whole crop silage of rice 2
 Rice with husks 2
METOMINOSTROBIN  Rice straw 5
 Rice with husks 2
MOLINATE  Rice straw 0.3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
NITENPYRAM  Rice straw 2
 Whole crop silage of rice 1
 Rice with husks 1
ORYSASTROBIN  Rice straw 5
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.7
 Rice with husks 1
OXAZICLOMRFONE  Rice straw 0.3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
OXOLINIC ACID  Rice straw 10
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
 Rice with husks 3
PACLOBUTRAZOL  Rice straw 0.7
PARAQUAT  Rice straw 0.3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.05
PENDIMETHALIN  Rice straw 0.02
PENOXSULAM  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
 Rice with husks 0.1
PHENTHOATE  Rice straw 2
 Whole crop silage of rice 1
 Rice with husks 0.7
PROBENAZOLE  Rice straw 3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.7
 Rice with husks 0.3
PROCHLORAZ  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
PROHEXADIONE-CALCIUM  Rice straw 0.2
PYMETROZINE  Rice straw 1
PYRIMINOBAC-METHYL  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.2
PYROQUILON  Rice straw 3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.5
 Rice with husks 0.3
QUINOCLAMIN  Rice straw 0.3
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
 Rice with husks 0.05
SILAFLUOFEN  Rice straw 20
 Rice with husks 15
SIMECONAZOLE  Rice straw 3
 Rice with husks 0.3
SPINOSAD  Rice straw 0.5
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.2
TEBUFENOZIDE  Rice straw 20
 Whole crop silage of rice 10
THIACLOPRID  Rice straw 0.5
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.2
THIAMETHOXAM  Rice straw 0.2
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.1
 Rice with husks 3
THIURAM  Rice straw 0.04
 Whole crop silage of rice 0.02
TRICHLORFON  Rice straw 2
 Rice with husks 2
Heavy Metals ARSENIC  Compound feeds or mix feeds, hays 2
 Rice straw 7
 Fish meals 15
 meat meals, meat-and-bone meals 7
CADMIUM  Compound feeds or mix feeds, hays, rice straw 1
 Fish meals, meat meals, meat-and-bone meals 3
LEAD  Compound feeds or mix feeds, hays, rice straw 3
 Fish meals, meat meals, meat-and-bone meals 7
MERCURY  Compound feeds or mix feeds, hays, rice straw 0.4
 Fish meals, meat meals, meat-and-bone meals 1
Mycotoxins AFLATOXIN B1  Compound feeds or mix feeds for adult animals (except dairy cattle), Corn grain 0.02
 Compound feeds for cow and young animals 0.01
DEOXYNIVALENOL  Feeds for livestock (except cattle aged older than three months) 1
 Feeds for cattle aged older than three months 4
ZEARALENONE  Feeds for livestock 1
Others MELAMINE  Feeds (including feed ingredients) other than urea 2.5

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