Request for the evaluation of the toxicological assessment of the co-formulant POE-tallowamine

POE-tallowamine, co-formulant, mammalian toxicology, glyphosate
First published in the EFSA Journal
12. November 2015
30. Oktober 2015
Statement of EFSA


The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to prepare a statement on the co-formulant polyethoxylated (POE) tallowamine based on the toxicological evaluation of POE-tallowamine presented by the rapporteur Member State Germany in the context of the peer review of the active substance glyphosate required by Commission Regulation (EU) No 1141/2010 as amended by Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 380/2013 (the evaluation is presented for the section on mammalian toxicology). Missing information identified is listed. The context of the evaluation was that required by the European Commission in accordance with Article 31 of Regulation (EC) No 178/2002.

European Food Safety Authority
pesticides.peerreview [at]
EFSA Journal 2015;13(11):4303
Question Number
On request from
European Commission