Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance Pasteuria nishizawae Pn1

Pasteuria nishizawaePn1, peer review, risk assessment, pesticide, nematicide
First published in the EFSA Journal
1 February 2018
21 December 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, Denmark, for the pesticide active substance Pasteuria nishizawae Pn1 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 Pasteuria nishizawae Pn1 as a nematicide on sugar beet. The reliable endpoints, appropriate for use in regulatory risk assessment, are presented.

European Food Safety Authority
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EFSA Journal 2018;16(2):5159
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Background documents

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