Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance propineb

propineb, peer review, risk assessment, pesticide, fungicide
First published in the EFSA Journal
15 November 2016
6 October 2016
Conclusion on Pesticides


The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authorities of the rapporteur Member State, Italy, and co-rapporteur Member State, Romania, for the pesticide active substance propineb are reported. The context of the peer review was that required by Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 844/2012. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the evaluation of the representative uses of propineb as a fungicide on apple, grapes and tomatoes. The reliable end points, appropriate for use in regulatory risk assessment, are presented. Missing information identified as being required by the regulatory framework is listed. Concerns are identified.

European Food Safety Authority
pesticides.peerreview [at]
EFSA Journal 2016;14(11):4605
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European Commission

Background documents

Additional information is available in the Assessment report