Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance Beauveria bassiana IMI389521

Beauveria bassiana IMI389521 peer review, risk assessment, pesticide, insecticide
First published in the EFSA Journal
28 September 2017
11 April 2017
Conclusion on Pesticides

The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State, the Netherlands, for the pesticide active substance Beauveria bassiana IMI389521 are reported. The context of the peer review was that required by Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the evaluation of the representative use of Beauveria bassiana IMI389521 as an insecticide in empty post-harvest storage facilities. The reliable endpoints, appropriate for use in regulatory risk assessment are presented. Missing information identified as being required by the regulatory framework is listed. Concerns are identified.

European Food Safety Authority
pesticides.peerreview [at]
EFSA Journal 2017;15(9):4831
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European Commission

Background documents

Additional information is available in the Assessment report