EU register of genetically modified food and feed.
|Authorisation holder Name||Bayer CropScience AG|
|Authorisation holder Address||Bayer CropScience AG
D - 40789 Monheim am Rhein - Germany
|Products||(1) Foods and food ingredients containing, consisting of, or produced from ACS-GMØØ6-4 soybean;
(2) Feed containing, consisting of, or produced from ACS-GMØØ6-4 soybean;
(3) Products other than food and feed containing or consisting of ACS-GMØØ6-4 soybean for the same uses as any other soybean with the exception of cultivation.
|Designation||The genetically modified soybean ACS-GMØØ6-4, as described in the application, expresses the PAT protein which confers tolerance to the glufosinate-ammonium 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 ACS-GMØØ6-4 soybean referred to in Article 2(b) and (c).
|Method for detection||- Event specific real-time quantitative PCR based method for genetically modified soybean ACS-GMØØ6-4.
- 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 0707-C3 and 0707-A2 accessible via the American Oil Chemists Society at http://www.aocs.org/tech/crm|
|Annex II to the Cartagena Protocol||http://bch.cbd.int/database/record.shtml?documentid=103141|
|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||10/02/2012|
|Legal base||Art. 7(3), and 19(3) of the Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 Commission Decision 2012/81/EU of 10 February 2012|
|Authorisation expiration date||09/02/2022|
|Further information on risk assessment||Opinion of the European Food Safety Authority: