This inventory summarizes evaluations of pesticides that have been performed by the Joint FAO/WHO Meeting on Pesticide Residues (JMPR). It does not include the maximum residue levels (MRLs) that have been recommended by JMPR.

Maximum residue limits adopted by Codex Alimentarius Commission are available on: www.codexalimentarius.org/standards/pesticide-mrls/

The most up-to-date information concerning JMPR meetings, reports and toxicological monographs is available at: www.who.int/joint-fao-who-meeting-on-pesticide-residues

Categories:

LINDANE

General Information

CAS number: 58-89-9
Chemical Class: organochlorine
Use: insecticide
EHC: 124
HSG: 54
IARC: 5* 20* Suppl.7*
Specs: *

Evaluations

Year ADI
(mg/kg bw)
ARfD
(mg/kg bw)
Comments Documents
2002 0-0.005 0.06 Report :
FAO Plant Production and Protection Paper, 172, 2002 - Pesticide residues in food - 2002. Report of the Joint Meeting of the FAO Panel of Experts on Pesticide Residues in Food and the Environment and the WHO Core Assessment Group
Tox Monograph :
LINDANE - JMPR 2002.pdf
1997 0-0.001 TEMPORARY Report :
FAO Plant Production and Protection Paper, 145, 1998 - Pesticide residues in food - 1997. Report of the Joint Meeting of the FAO Panel of Experts on Pesticide Residues in Food and the Environment and the WHO Core Assessment Group -
1989 0-0.008
1977 0-0.01
1973 0-0.01 TEMPORARY
1970 0-0.0125
1966 0-0.0125 EVALUATED UNDER GAMMA-BHC
1965 0-0.0125
1963 0-0.0125