Table 4. Summary of Analytical Results from the Marketplace Surveillance Commodity Samples

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  Number of Samples Number of Pesticides Analyzed
  Illegal Residues
    Total Residues Detected PCT % Residues Detected within Tolerance PCT % Total Illegal PCT % No Tolerance Established PCT % Residues Exceeding Tolerance PCT %
TOTALS 5660 814,896 3134 0.38 3058 0.38 76 0.01 63 0.01 13 0.00
ALFALFA SPROUTS 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
ANISE (SWEET
ALICE)
2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
APPLE 77 11088 46 0.00 46 0.41 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
APRICOT 32 4608 26 0.00 25 0.54 1 0.02 0 0.00 1 0.02
ARTICHOKE
(GLOBE) (ALL OR UNSPEC)
47 6768 1 0.00 1 0.01 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
ASPARAGUS
(SPEARS, FERNS,
ETC.)
49 7056 3 0.00 3 0.04 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
AVOCADO (ALL OR UNSPEC) 57 8208 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
AVOCADO (SUBTROPICAL AND TROPICAL FRUIT) 11 1584 1 0.00 1 0.06 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BANANA 64 9216 3 0.00 3 0.03 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BANANA, DWARF 2 288 1 0.00 1 0.35 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEAN, BROAD (FAVA, HORSE BEAN) (ALL/UNSPEC) 1 144 1 0.00 1 0.69 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEAN, BROAD (FAVA, HORSE, WINSDOR, ENGLISH) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEANS (ALL OR UNSPEC) 4 576 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEANS (ALL OR UNSPEC) (SEED &
POD VEGETABLE)
3 432 2 0.00 2 0.46 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEANS (GREEN, STRING) 117 16848 67 0.00 64 0.38 3 0.02 3 0.02 0 0.00
BEANS (POLE) 4 576 5 0.00 5 0.87 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEANS (SNAP) 2 288 2 0.00 2 0.69 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEANS, ASPARAGUS (YARD LONG BEAN) 1 144 1 0.00 1 0.69 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEANS, DRIED-TYPE 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEANS, SUCCULENT (LIMA) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEANS, SUCCULENT (OTHER THAN LIMA) 28 4032 17 0.00 17 0.42 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BEETS, TABLE, RED, OR GARDEN (LEAFY VEGETABLE) 26 3744 3 0.00 1 0.03 2 0.05 2 0.05 0 0.00
BEETS, TABLE, RED, OR GARDEN (ROOT CROP) 30 4320 2 0.00 1 0.02 1 0.02 1 0.02 0 0.00
BITTER MELON (BALSAM PEAR,
BITTER GOURD)
5 720 4 0.00 4 0.56 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BLACKBERRY 13 1872 10 0.00 10 0.53 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BLUEBERRY 7 1008 5 0.00 5 0.50 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BOK CHOY (WONG BOK) 44 6336 16 0.00 14 0.22 2 0.03 2 0.03 0 0.00
BOYSENBERRY (BOYSENS) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BROCCOFLOWER 6 864 1 0.00 1 0.12 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BROCCOLI 119 17136 10 0.00 9 0.05 1 0.01 1 0.01 0 0.00
BRUSSELS SPROUTS 42 6048 28 0.00 28 0.46 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
BUSHBERRIES (BUSHFRUITS) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CABBAGE 115 16560 10 0.00 10 0.06 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CABBAGE, SAVOY 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CANTALOUPE 136 19584 90 0.00 88 0.45 2 0.01 1 0.01 1 0.01
CARAMBOLA (JALEA) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CARROT TOPS (FORAGE - FODDER) 3 432 1 0.00 1 0.23 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CARROTS (ROOT
CROP)
54 7776 9 0.00 9 0.12 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CASABA MELON 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CAULIFLOWER 56 8064 9 0.00 9 0.11 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CELERIAC (CELERY ROOT) 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CELERY (ALL OR UNSPEC) 5 720 6 0.00 6 0.83 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CELERY (LEAFY VEGETABLE) 65 9360 62 0.00 62 0.66 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CHAYOTE (CHRISTOPHENES) 5 720 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CHAYOTE (ROOT
CROP)
34 4896 8 0.00 6 0.12 2 0.04 2 0.04 0 0.00
CHERIMOYA 9 1296 1 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.08 1 0.08 0 0.00
CHERRY 21 3024 8 0.00 8 0.26 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CHINESE BROCCOLI (WHITE FLOWERING) (GAI LON) 2 288 1 0.00 1 0.35 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CHINESE CABBAGE (NAPPA, WON BOK, CELERY CABBAGE) 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CHINESE GREENS, CHINESE LEAFY VEGETABLES 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CHINESE OKRA (HECHIMA, ANGLED LUFFA, VEG.
SPONGE)
2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CHINESE RADISH/DAIKON (LOBOK, JAPANESE RADISH) 41 5904 7 0.00 7 0.12 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CHIVE (SIBERICUM) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
COCONUT (SUBTROPICAL AND TROPICAL FRUIT) 7 1008 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
COLLARDS 20 2880 7 0.00 7 0.24 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CORN (ALL OR UNSPEC) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CORN, SWEET
(FRESH MKT. AND
GRAIN CROP)
106 15264 5 0.00 5 0.03 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CRANBERRY (CRANBERRY BOGS) 3 432 5 0.00 5 1.16 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CRENSHAW MELON 2 288 1 0.00 1 0.35 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CRESS, UPLAND (WINTER CRESS, SPRING CRESS) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
CUCUMBER
(PICKLING,
CHINESE, ETC.)
147 21168 105 0.00 104 0.49 1 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.00
CUCUMBER, ENGLISH (BURPLESS) 7 1008 5 0.00 5 0.50 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
DANDELION (CHINESE DANDELION,
GOW GAY)
2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
DATE 9 1296 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
EGGPLANT (ORIENTAL EGGPLANT) 88 12672 39 0.00 38 0.30 1 0.01 1 0.01 0 0.00
ENDIVE (ESCAROLE) 14 2016 8 0.00 7 0.35 1 0.05 1 0.05 0 0.00
FEIJOA (PINEAPPLE GUAVA) (FEIJOA SPP.) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
FENNEL (LEAFY VEGETABLE) 1 144 1 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.69 1 0.69 0 0.00
FENNEL (SWEET OR FLORENCE; SWEET ANISE, FINOCCHIO) 4 576 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
FIG 9 1296 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
FRUITS (ALL OR UNSPEC) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GAI LON 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GARLIC 34 4896 2 0.00 2 0.04 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GARLIC, GREAT-HEADED (ELEPHANT GARLIC) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GINGER (GINGER
ROOT, COMMON GINGER)
4 576 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GINGER ROOT 11 1584 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GOOSEBERRY 1 144 2 0.00 0 0.00 2 1.39 1 0.69 1 0.69
GRAPEFRUIT 68 9792 20 0.00 20 0.20 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GRAPES 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GRAPES (ALL OR UNSPEC) 147 21168 75 0.00 75 0.35 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GUAVA
(SUBTROPICAL AND TROPICAL FRUIT)
3 432 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
GUAVA,
STRAWBERRY (PURPLE)
1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
HONEYDEW
AND/OR HONEY
BALL MELONS
41 5904 22 0.00 22 0.37 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
HORSERADISH
(ALL OR UNSPEC)
1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
JICAMA (MEXICAN TURNUP, YAM BEAN) 25 3600 2 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.06 0 0.00 2 0.06
KALE 36 5184 16 0.00 15 0.29 1 0.02 1 0.02 0 0.00
KALE, FLOWERING; BRASSICA
OLERACEA:
ACEPHALA GR.
3 432 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
KIWI FRUIT 28 4032 4 0.00 4 0.10 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
KOHLRABI 6 864 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
KUMQUAT (ALL OR UNSPEC) 3 432 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LEEK 33 4752 4 0.00 4 0.08 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LEMON 54 7776 27 0.00 27 0.35 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LETTUCE (ALL OR UNSPEC) 19 2736 20 0.00 20 0.73 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LETTUCE,
BUTTERHEAD TYPES (BIBB, BOSTON)
60 8640 47 0.00 47 0.54 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LETTUCE, CRISPHEAD TYPES (ICEBERG, HEAD LETTUCE) 64 9216 54 0.00 54 0.59 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LETTUCE, HEAD (ALL OR UNSPEC) 3 432 2 0.00 2 0.46 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LETTUCE, LEAF
(ALL OR UNSPEC)
113 16272 90 0.00 89 0.55 1 0.01 1 0.01 0 0.00
LETTUCE, ROMAINE
OR COS
95 13680 67 0.00 66 0.48 1 0.01 1 0.01 0 0.00
LIME (MEXICAN LIME, ETC.) 53 7632 15 0.00 14 0.18 1 0.01 1 0.01 0 0.00
LIME, PERSIAN 4 576 1 0.00 1 0.17 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LITCHI NUTS 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
LOTUS ROOT (EAST INDIAN LOTUS) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
MANGO 49 7056 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
MELONS (ALL OR UNSPEC) 9 1296 4 0.00 4 0.31 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
MUSHROOMS 40 5760 11 0.00 11 0.19 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
MUSTARD GREENS, (LEAFY VEGETABLE) 20 2880 7 0.00 7 0.24 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
NECTARINE 87 12528 100 0.00 100 0.80 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
OKRA (GUMBO) 19 2736 3 0.00 3 0.11 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
ONION (DRY,
SPANISH, WHITE, YELLOW, RED, ETC.)
72 10368 12 0.00 12 0.12 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
ONIONS (GREEN) 103 14832 26 0.00 25 0.17 1 0.01 1 0.01 0 0.00
ORANGE (ALL OR UNSPEC) 133 19152 87 0.00 87 0.45 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PAPAYA 45 6480 9 0.00 8 0.12 1 0.02 1 0.02 0 0.00
PARSNIP 9 1296 5 0.00 5 0.39 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PASSION FRUIT (TAMARILLO, PURPLE GRANADILLA) 3 432 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PEA, SNOW (SUGAR PEA) 3 432 1 0.00 1 0.23 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PEACH 91 13104 112 0.00 111 0.85 1 0.01 0 0.00 1 0.01
PEAR 58 8352 46 0.00 46 0.55 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PEAR, ASIAN (ORIENTAL PEAR) 14 2016 21 0.00 21 1.04 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PEAS, DRIED-TYPE (SPLIT PEAS) 23 3312 10 0.00 8 0.24 2 0.06 2 0.06 0 0.00
PEAS, DRY AND SUCCULENT (ALL OR UNSPEC) 1 144 1 0.00 1 0.69 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PEAS, FIELD OR SOUTHERN (BLACKEYED, ETC.) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PEAS, SUCCULENT (ENGLISH, GARDEN, CANNING, ETC.) 97 13968 39 0.00 37 0.26 2 0.01 2 0.01 0 0.00
PEPPERS (CHILI
TYPE) (FLAVORING
AND SPICE CROP)
234 33552 280 0.00 264 0.79 16 0.05 14 0.04 2 0.01
PEPPERS (FRUITING VEGETABLE), (BELL,CHILI, ETC.) 339 48816 421 0.00 416 0.85 5 0.01 2 0.00 3 0.01
PERSIMMON 24 3456 2 0.00 2 0.06 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PERSIMMON, JAPANESE 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PINEAPPLE (FRESH MKT. PINEAPPLE) 14 2016 4 0.00 4 0.20 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PLANTAIN 13 1872 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PLUM (INCLUDES
WILD PLUMS FOR HUMAN
CONSUMPTION)
100 14400 52 0.00 50 0.35 2 0.01 2 0.01 0 0.00
POMEGRANATE (MISCELLANEOUS FRUIT) 11 1584 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
POMELO
(SHADDOCK) (CITRUS GRANDIS)
7 1008 6 0.00 6 0.60 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
POTATO (WHITE,
IRISH, RED, RUSSET)
93 13392 27 0.00 26 0.19 1 0.01 1 0.01 0 0.00
PRUNE 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
PUMPKIN 3 432 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
QUINCE 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
RADICCHIO 4 576 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
RADISH 65 9360 25 0.00 25 0.27 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
RADISH TOPS 44 6336 38 0.00 36 0.57 2 0.03 1 0.02 1 0.02
RASPBERRY (ALL
OR UNSPEC)
9 1296 4 0.00 4 0.31 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
RHUBARB 6 864 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
RUTABAGA (SWEDE, SWEDISH TURNIP) 5 720 5 0.00 5 0.69 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
SAPOTE, WHITE (SAPOTE) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
SHALLOT, ONIONS (SHALLOT) 6 864 1 0.00 1 0.12 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
SPINACH 125 18000 139 0.00 135 0.75 4 0.02 4 0.02 0 0.00
SPINACH, NEW ZEALAND 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
SQUASH (ALL OR UNSPEC) 35 5040 12 0.00 12 0.24 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
SQUASH (SUMMER) 105 15120 38 0.00 37 0.24 1 0.01 1 0.01 0 0.00
SQUASH (WINTER) (HUBBARD SQUASH, CALABAZA, ETC.) 17 2448 2 0.00 2 0.08 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
SQUASH (ZUCCHINI) 181 26064 114 0.00 111 0.43 3 0.01 3 0.01 0 0.00
SQUASH, AUTUMN/WINTER 3 432 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
STAR APPLE 1 144 2 0.00 0 0.00 2 1.39 2 1.39 0 0.00
STRAWBERRY (ALL
OR UNSPEC)
90 12960 120 0.00 118 0.91 2 0.02 2 0.02 0 0.00
SWEET POTATO 23 3312 3 0.00 3 0.09 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
SWISS CHARD (SPINACH BEET) 29 4176 19 0.00 17 0.41 2 0.05 2 0.05 0 0.00
TAMARIND 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TANGELO 8 1152 1 0.00 1 0.09 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TANGERINE (MANDARIN,
SATSUMA,
MURCOTT, ETC.)
28 4032 22 0.00 22 0.55 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TARO (DASHEEN) (ROOT CROP) (WETLAND, UPLAND, ETC.) 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TARO (LEAFY VEGETABLE) 4 576 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TOMATILLO 92 13248 23 0.00 21 0.16 2 0.02 2 0.02 0 0.00
TOMATO 258 37152 150 0.00 150 0.40 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TOMATOES, FOR PROCESSING/
CANNING
3 432 1 0.00 1 0.23 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TURNIP (TURNIP GREENS) 10 1440 4 0.00 4 0.28 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TURNIP (TURNIP ROOTS) 9 1296 4 0.00 4 0.31 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TURNIP TOPS (FORAGE - FODDER) 2 288 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
TURNIPS (ALL OR UNSPEC) 3 432 2 0.00 2 0.46 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
WATERCRESS 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
WATERMELONS 34 4896 4 0.00 4 0.08 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
YAMS, TRUE (LISBON & WHITE YAM) 37 5328 2 0.00 2 0.04 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00
YUCCA (ROOT CROP) 1 144 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00