||Monsanto Europe S.A.
Scheldelaan 460, Haven 627 - B 2040 Antwerp - Belgium
On behalf of Monsanto Company - 800 N. Lindbergh Boulevard - St. Louis, Missouri 63167 - United States of America
||(1) Foods and food ingredients containing, consisting of, or produced from MON-ØØ6Ø3-6xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize;
(2) Feed containing, consisting of, or produced from MON-ØØ6Ø3-6xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize;
(3) Products other than food and feed containing or consisting of MON-ØØ6Ø3-6xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize for the same uses as any other maize with the exception of cultivation.
||The genetically modified maize MON-ØØ6Ø3-6xMON-ØØ81Ø-6, as described in the application, is produced by crosses between maize containing MON-ØØ6Ø3-6 and MON-ØØ81Ø-6 events and expresses the CP4 EPSPS protein which confers tolerance to glyphosate herbicides and the Cry1Ab protein which confers protection against certain lepidopteran insect pests (Ostrinia nubilalis, Sesamia spp.).
||(1) For the purposes of the labelling requirements laid down in Articles 13(1) and 25(2) of Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 and in Article 4(6) of Regulation (EC) no 1830/2003, the 'name of the organism' shall be 'maize'.
(2) The words 'not for cultivation' shall appear on the label of and in documents accompanying products containing or consisting of MON-ØØ6Ø3-6xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize referred to in Article 2(b) and (c).
|Method for detection
||-Event specific real-time quantitative PCR based methods for genetically modified maize MON-ØØ6Ø3-6 and MON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize validated on MON-ØØ6Ø3-6xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize.
-Validated by the Community reference laboratory established under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003, published at http://gmo-crl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/statusofdoss.htm
||-Reference Material: ERM®-BF413 (for MON-ØØ81Ø-6) and ERM®-BF415 (for MON-ØØ6Ø3-6) accessible via the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission, the Institute of Reference Materials and Measurements (IRMM) at http://www.irmm.jrc.be/html/reference_materials_catalogue/index.htm
|Annex II to the Cartagena Protocol
|Conditions or restrictions on the placing on the market
|Post-market monitoring requirements
||Monitoring plan for environmental effects conforming with Annex VII to Directive 2001/18/EC.
|Date of authorisation
||Art. 7(3), and 19(3) of the Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003
Commission Decision 2007/701/EC of 24 October 2007
|Authorisation expiration date
|Further information on risk assessment
||Opinion of the European Food Safety Authority: http://www.efsa.europa.eu/EFSA/efsa_locale-1178620753812_1178620784153.htm