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

propiconazole, peer review, risk assessment, pesticide, fungicide
First published in the EFSA Journal
12 July 2017
9 June 2017
Reasoned Opinion


The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authorities of the rapporteur Member State, Finland, and co-rapporteur Member State, the United Kingdom, for the pesticide active substance propiconazole 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 use of propiconazole as a fungicide on wheat and barley. 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.mrl [at]
EFSA Journal 2017;15(7):4887
Question Number
On request from
European Commission

Background documents

Additional information is available in the Assessment report