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Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance Beauveria bassiana strain 147


  • European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

  • Correspondence: pesticides.peerreview@efsa.europa.eu
  • Approval date: 6 October 2015
  • Published date: 28 October 2015
  • Question number: EFSA-Q-2014-00324
  • On request from: European Commission


The conclusions of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State France for the pesticide active substance Beauveria bassiana strain 147 are reported. The context of the peer review was that required by Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the evaluation of the representative uses of Beauveria bassiana strain 147 as an insecticide on ornamental palm trees. The reliable endpoints, appropriate for use in regulatory risk assessment, are presented. Missing information identified as being required by the regulatory framework is listed. Concerns are identified.