The PPECB Laboratory has extended its scope of pesticide residue testing following ISO17025 accreditation received at the end of March 2015 and is now offering pesticide residues testing in citrus products for the local market.

 If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to contact the laboratory for further information ( / 012 6442076).

 The list of pesticides screened and quantified is in the table below (33).

The pesticides marked with an * can be quantified in citrus.

The pesticides marked with an ** can be screened for in citrus.



Azoxystrobin* Epoxiconazole** Piperonyl butoxide**
Bitertanol* Fenamiphos** Pirimicarb*
Chlorothalonil** Fluazifop-P-Butyl* Pirimiphos methyl**
Cyhalothrin Lambda** Flucythrinate* Procymidon**
Cypermethrin* Flufenacet** Propiconazole*
Deltamethrin* Flusilazole* Quizalofop-Ethyl*
Difenconazole* Malathion* Tebuconazole**
Dimethenamid* Metazachlor** Terbufos*
Dimethoate* Metolachlor* Terbutryn**
Endosulfan- alpha* Pendimethalin* Thiometon**
Endosulfan-beta** Permethrin* Trifluralin*