Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance cyflumetofen

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Article
cyflumetofen, peer review, confirmatory data, risk assessment, pesticide, acaricide
First published in the EFSA Journal
5 December 2016
Approved
26 October 2016
Type
Conclusion on Pesticides
Abstract

The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessment carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State, the Netherlands, for the pesticide active substance cyflumetofen are reported. The context of the peer review was that requested by the European Commission following the submission and evaluation of confirmatory mammalian toxicology data. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the evaluation of the representative uses of cyflumetofen as an acaricide on ornamental crops, nursery trees, perennial ornamentals and public greens. 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. Concerns are identified.

Contact
pesticides.peerreview [at] efsa.europa.eu
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2016.4635
EFSA Journal 2016;14(12):4635 [20 pp.].
Question Number
European Food Safety Authority
On request from
European Commission
Print on demand
Number of Pages
20