Scientific support for preparing an EU position in the 46th Session of the Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues (CCPR)

consumer risk assessment, toxicological evaluation, residue definitions, MRL setting, CCPR meeting 2014
First published in the EFSA Journal
21 July 2014
10 June 2014
Scientific Report


In accordance with Article 43 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA received a request from the European Commission to provide support for the preparation of the EU position for 46th session of the Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues (CCPR). In 2013, JMPR evaluated 10 active substances regarding the setting of toxicological reference values to be used in consumer risk assessment (diquat, chlorfenapyr, picoxystrobin, benzovindiflupyr, bixafen, fenamidone, fluesulfone, isoxaflutole, tolfenpyrad, and trinexapac) and 31 active substances regarding the setting of Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) (diquat, malathion, chlorpyrifos methyl, triazophos, glyphosate, propiconazole, bentazone, dithianon, fenpyroximate, fenbuconazole, flutriafol, cyprodinil, fludioxonil, indoxocarb, difenoconazole, pyrimethanil, azoxystrobin, chlorantraniliprole, mandipropamid, spirotetramate, cyproconazole, dicamba, sulfoxaflor, penthiopyrad, cyantraniliprole, imazapic, imazapyr, isoxaflutole, tolfenpyrad and trinexapac).

European Food Safety Authority
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EFSA Journal 2014;12(7):3737
On request from
European Commission