EFSA Journal

EFSA publishes all its scientific outputs, including its scientific opinions, in the EFSA Journal. It also issues a range of supporting publications. See also Definitions of EFSA Scientific Outputs and Supporting Publications.

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Evaluating the environmental risk of microbial pesticides

Microorganisms can be used as active substances as part of biological control, and therefore are referred to as Microbial Pest Control Agents (MPCAs). MPCAs which are authorised for use are listed in Regulation (EU) No 540/2011 in accordance with EU legis ...

External Scientific Report
11 December 2013

Relevance of dissimilar mode of action

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) asked the Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues (PPR Panel) to develop a Scientific Opinion on the relevance of dissimilar mode of action and its appropriate application for cumulative risk assessm ...

EFSA supporting publication 2013:EN-511

No abstract available Keywords:  Pesticides; Scientific peer reviewed open literature; Relevance criteria; Reliability criteria doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2013.EN-511 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2012-00395 Adopted:  7 October 2013 Contact:  pesticides.peerreview@ ...

External Scientific Report
02 December 2013

Pesticide epidemiology

We performed a systematic and extensive literature review of epidemiological studies examining the association between pesticide exposure and any health outcome published after 2006. We searched 43,259 citations and identified 603 published articles exami ...

External Scientific Report
18 October 2013

Cumulative Assessment Groups for Pesticides

The European Food Safety Authority asked the Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues to develop an Opinion on the identification of pesticides to be included in cumulative assessment groups (CAGs) on the basis of their toxicological profile. ...

FOCUS groundwater: Assessment of Higher Tiers

Following a request from the European Commission, the Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues (PPR) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the report of the FOCUS groundwater working group (FOCUS, 2009) with respect to the higher tier ...

Collection of information on crop interception

No abstract available Keywords:  Interception, Spray Deposition, Residues, Pesticides doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2013.EN-438 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2011-00767 Adopted:  21 May 2013 Contact:  pesticides.ppr@efsa.europa.eu On request from:  EFSA Type:  Externa ...

Health-based Guidance Values

This project evaluated current approaches and alternative methodologies to the derivation of health based guidance values for chemical exposures. Although the report relies on evaluations of pesticides the basic considerations apply to other areas of chem ...

FOCUS groundwater: Assessment of Lower Tiers

Following a request from the European Commission, the Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues (PPR) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the report of the FOCUS groundwater working group (FOCUS, 2009) with respect to lower tier leach ...

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