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SYN-IR6Ø4-5

EU register of genetically modified food and feed.

Event MIR604
Authorisation holder Name Syngenta Crop Protection AG, Switzerland, represented in the Union by Syngenta Crop Protection NV/SA, Belgium
Authorisation holder Address Syngenta Crop Protection AG, Rosentalstrasse 67, CH-4058 Basel, Switzerland
Represented in the Union by Syngenta Crop Protection NV/SA, Avenue Louise 489, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
Products (1) foods and food ingredients containing, consisting of or produced from genetically modified maize SYN-IR6Ø4-5;
(2) feed containing, consisting of or produced from genetically modified maize SYN-IR6Ø4-5;
(3) products containing or consisting of genetically modified maize SYN-IR6Ø4-5 for uses other than those provided for in points (1) and (2), with the exception of cultivation.
Designation (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 the documents accompanying the products containing or consisting of genetically modified maize SYN-IR6Ø4-5, with the exception of products referred to in point (b)(1).
Method for detection - Event specific real-time quantitative PCR based method for genetically modified maize SYN-IR6Ø4-5.

- Validated by the Community reference laboratory established under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003, published at
http://gmo-crl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/StatusOfDossiers.aspx
Reference material - Reference Material: ERM®-BF423 accessible via the joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission at
https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/en/reference-materials/catalogue
Unique identifier SYN-IR6Ø4-5
Annex II to the Cartagena Protocol https://bch.cbd.int/database/record-v4.shtml?documentid=100926
Conditions or restrictions on the placing on the market Not required
Post-market monitoring requirements Monitoring plan for environmental effects conforming with Annex VII to Directive 2001/18/EC
Date of authorisation 22/01/2021
Legal base Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2021/62 of 22 January 2021
Authorisation expiration date 21/01/2031
Further information on risk assessment Opinion of the European Food Safety Authority:
https://doi.org/10.2903/j.efsa.2009.1193
https://doi.org/10.2903/j.efsa.2019.5846