EU register of genetically modified food and feed.
|Authorisation holder Name||Monsanto Europe S.A.
On behalf of
|Authorisation holder Address||Monsanto Europe S.A.
Avenue de Tervuren 270-272
B-1150 Brussels - BELGIUM
On behalf of
800 N. Lindbergh Boulevard
St. Louis, Missouri 63167 - USA
|Products||(1) Foods and food ingredients containing, consisting of, or produced from MON-89788-1 soybean;
(2) Feed containing, consisting of, or produced from MON-89788-1 soybean;
(3) Products other than food and feed containing or consisting of MON-89788-1 soybean for the same uses as any other soybean with the exception of cultivation.
|Designation||The genetically modified soybean MON-89788-1, as described in the application, expresses the CP4 EPSPS protein which confers tolerance to the glyphosate herbicide.|
|Labelling||(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 'soybean'. (2) The words 'not for cultivation' shall appear on the label of and in documents accompanying products containing or consisting of MON-89788-1 soybean referred to in Article 2(b) and (c).|
|Method for detection||- Event specific real-time quantitative PCR based method for genetically modified soybean MON-89788-1. - 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||- Reference Material: AOCS 0906-A and AOCS 0906-B accessible via the American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) at http://www.aocs.org/tech/crm/soybean.cfm|
|Annex II to the Cartagena Protocol||https://bch.cbd.int/database/record.shtml?id=48013|
|Conditions or restrictions on the placing on the market||Not applicable|
|Post-market monitoring requirements||Monitoring plan for environmental effects conforming with Annex VII to Directive 2001/18/EC|
|Date of authorisation||04/12/2008|
|Legal base||Art. 7(3), and 19(3) of the Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003
Commission Decision 2008/933 of 4 December 2008
|Authorisation expiration date||03/12/2018|
|Further information on risk assessment||Opinion of the European Food Safety Authority: