Outcome of the pesticides peer review meeting on general recurring issues in physical and chemical properties and analytical methods

pesticides, active substance, plant protection product, physical and chemical properties, analytical methods
First published in EFSA Supporting Publications
8 May 2017
2 May 2017
Technical Report


This technical report reflects the outcome of the physical-chemical properties experts’ meeting on general recurring issues noted during the EFSA peer reviews of pesticide active substances under Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. The main issues identified were related to the quality and level of details of the assessment reports and the adherence to the new data requirements, in particular regarding analytical methods and issues related to the assessment of the impurity profiles and the proposed specifications. Conclusions and further recommendations on these issues are reported.

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