Biotech Updates

EFSA Seeks Consultation on Draft Guideline for Exposure of Soil Organisms to PPR

July 23, 2010

The European Food Safety Agency's (EFSA) Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues (PPR Panel) has issued a call for public consultation for the Draft Guidance for evaluating results of field persistence and soil accumulation experiments for exposure assessment of soil organisms to substances in soil.

The draft guideline can be downloaded from the EFSA website and written comments should be received by  October 4, 2010. Relevant comments will be taken into consideration by the panel.

The draft guideline and details of this article can be seen at