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Date：Jun. 25, 2020 Category：Regulations
On June 3, 2020, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulation Agency (PMRA) notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) that the proposed MRLs for Azoxystrobin a...
Date：Apr. 9, 2020 Category：Regulations
Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has notified the WTO of proposed MRLs for dimethomorph in leaf lettuce. The MRLs were adopted on March...
Date：Feb. 28, 2020 Category：Regulations
Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) that proposed MRLs for Deltamethrin and Pyriofenone in...
Date：Feb. 12, 2020 Category：Companies
SGS launches a new soil microbiological analysis service, using microbial biomass and soil respiration indicators, which will help farmers to improve productivi...
Date：Dec. 19, 2019 Category：Companies
In line with SGS’s strategy of focusing on its strategic services, SGS announced the sale of our Pest Management and Fumigation activities in Belgium and the N...
Date：Dec. 9, 2019 Category：Science&Research
SGS Germany GmbH
SGS has successfully completed the expansion of agricultural testing and analysis capabilities at its site in Hamburg-Bergedorf, in Germany.
Date：Dec. 5, 2019 Category：Markets
A new report from SGS compares pesticide monitoring in the United States and European Union. The analysis is based on the EU’s Rapid Alert System for Food and ...
Date：Jul. 10, 2019 Category：Companies
Following the success of SGS precision farming services around the world, SGS recently announced that they are now available to farms in Argentina and Turkey.
Date：Jan. 17, 2019 Category：Companies
SGS in Germany recently announced the successful renewal of its certificate for Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) at the SGS Institut Fresenius in Taunusstein.
Date：Dec. 19, 2018 Category：Companies
SGS has expanded the range of noxious weed species’ seeds it scans for at its seed testing laboratory in Brookings, South Dakota, to include four species of du...
Date：Oct. 12, 2018 Category：Companies
SGS continues the expansion in its global capabilities with the introduction of soil, irrigation water and plant tissue testing and fertilizer recommendation se...
Date：Sep. 5, 2018 Category：Companies
Following a successful audit by the Hellenic Republic’s Ministry of Rural Development and Food, SGS’s new field trials facility in Thessaloniki, Greece, has b...
Date：Mar. 19, 2018 Category：Products
On January 16, 2018, the European Union has announced three Commission Regulations amending Annexes II, III and IV to Directive 2005/396/EC of the European Parl...
Date：Jun. 14, 2017 Category：Companies
In France, SGS’s Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) certificate has been renewed, following a successful audit by the Comité Français d’Accréditation (Cofrac).
Date：May. 2, 2017 Category：Companies
SGS has set up a new laboratory for insect/pest rearing and established a dedicated entomological group to serve the industry’s need for insect inoculum, bioas...
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Date：Jan. 9, 2017 Category：Regulations
On October 26, 2016, the Taiwan Food and Drugs Administration (TFDA) amended 14 pesticide MRLs in 85 food categories, covering Boscalid, Carbaryl, Chlorfenapyr,...
Date：Nov. 30, 2016 Category：Companies
On November 24, 2016 a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between SGS and the Ukrainian Grain Association, uniting the Ukrainian and international grain com...
Date：Oct. 20, 2016 Category：Companies
Following an inspection by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in late September, SGS’s laboratory and field station in Brookings, South Dakota, has r...
Date：Sep. 30, 2016 Category：Companies
SGS United Kingdom Limited
SGS in the UK has recently signed up to the Bond Corporate Supporters Scheme. Bond is the UK membership body for NGOs working in international development or pr...
Date：Sep. 14, 2016 Category：Markets
Agriculture across South America is going from strength to strength. Market growth in recent years has been bolstered in the 2015/16 season by healthy harvests ...
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