Outcome of the consultation with Member States, the applicant and EFSA on the pesticide risk assessment for kieselgur (diatomaceous earth) in light of confirmatory data

kieselgur (diatomaceous earth), peer review, confirmatory data, risk assessment, pesticide, insecticide, acaricide.
First published in EFSA Supporting Publications
28 July 2016
Approved
12 July 2016
Type
Technical Report

Abstract

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance with respect to the risk assessment for an active substance in light of confirmatory data requested following approval in accordance with Article 6(1) of Directive 91/414/EEC and Article 6(f) of Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. In this context EFSA’s scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Member States and EFSA on the confirmatory data and their use in the risk assessment for kieselgur (diatomaceous earth) are presented. The current report summarises the outcome of the consultation process organised by the rapporteur Member State Greece and presents EFSA’s scientific views and conclusions on the individual comments received.

Contact
pesticides.peerreview [at] efsa.europa.eu
doi
10.2903/sp.efsa.2016.EN-1064
Question Number
On request from
European Commission

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