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News July 5, 2021

The process to revise the International Standard for Phytosanitary Measure ISPM 18 Requirements for the use of irradiation as a phytosanitary measure has been initiated. The first consultation on the revised draft has open on 1 July,2021 and will last until 30 September 2021. Once...

News July 3, 2021

On July 2, 2021, the New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries (NZ MPI) published an Industry Advice Notice to advise that irradiation has been approved as a treatment option to manage fruit flies on Australian strawberries, scallopinis, honeydew melons, rockmelons and zucchinis. The NZ MPI has...