Conclusion on the peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance fluopyram

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Article
European Food Safety Authority
EFSA Journal
EFSA Journal 2013;11(4):3052 [76 pp.].
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2013.3052
Type
Conclusion on Pesticides
On request from
European Commission
Question Number
EFSA-Q-2011-01000
Approved
13. Dezember 2012
Published
8. April 2013
Affiliation
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), Parma, Italy
Note
Abstract

The conclusions of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State Germany, for the pesticide active substance fluopyram are reported. The context of the peer review was that required by Commission Regulation (EU) No 188/2011. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the evaluation of the representative uses of fluopyram as a fungicide on table and vine grapes and greenhouse and field tomatoes and strawberries. The reliable endpoints concluded as being appropriate for use in regulatory risk assessment, derived from the available studies and literature in the dossier peer reviewed, are presented. Missing information identified as being required by the regulatory framework is listed and concerns were identified.

Keywords
Fluopyram, peer review, risk assessment, pesticide, fungicide
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Number of Pages
76