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-88Ø17-3xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize;
(2) Feed containing, consisting of, or produced from MON-88Ø17-3xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize;
(3) Products other than food and feed containing or consisting of MON-88Ø17-3xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize for the same uses as any other maize with the exception of cultivation.
|Designation||The genetically modified maize MON-88Ø17-3xMON-ØØ81Ø-6, as described in the application, expresses a modified Cry3Bb1 protein which provides protection to certain coleopteran pests, Cry1Ab protein which confers protection against certain lepidopteran insect pests and the CP4 EPSPS protein which confers tolerance to glyphosate herbicides.|
|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 'maize'.
(2) The words 'not for cultivation' shall appear on the label of and in documents accompanying products containing or consisting of MON-88Ø17-3xMON-ØØ81Ø-6 maize referred to in Article 2(b) and (c).
|Method for detection||- Event specific real-time quantitative PCR based method for genetically modified maize MON-88Ø17-3xMON-ØØ81Ø-6.
- 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: AOCS 0406-D (MON-88Ø17-3) for accessible via the American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) at < href="http://www.aocs.org/tech/crm/corn.cfm">http://www.aocs.org/tech/crm/corn.cfm and ERM®-BF413 (for MON-ØØ81Ø-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||http://bch.cbd.int/database/record-v4.shtml?documentid=101317|
|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||28/07/2010|
|Legal base||Art. 7(3), and 19(3) of the Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003
Commission Decision 2010/429 of 28 July 2010
|Authorisation expiration date||27/07/2020|
|Further information on risk assessment||Opinion of the European Food Safety Authority: http://registerofquestions.efsa.europa.eu/roqFrontend/questionLoader?question=EFSA-Q-2006-020|