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MON-883Ø2-9

EU register of genetically modified food and feed.

Event MON 88302
Authorisation holder Name Monsanto Europe S.A.
Authorisation holder Address Avenue de Tervuren 270-272, B-1150 Brussels – Belgium

On behalf of Monsanto Company, 800 N. Lindbergh Boulevard, St. Louis, Missouri 63167 – United States.
Products 1.) Foods and food ingredients containing, consisting of, or produced from MON-883Ø2-9 oilseed rape

2.) Feed containing, consisting or produced from MON-883Ø2-9 oilseed rape

3.) Products other than food and feed containing or consisting of MON-883Ø2-9 oilseed rape for the same uses as any other oilseed rape with the exception of cultivation
Designation Genetically modified oilseed rape line MON-883Ø2-9 expresses the CP4 EPSPS protein which confers tolerance to glyphosate-based herbicides.
Labelling (1) For the purposes of the specific labelling requirements laid down in Article 13(1) and Article 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 ’oilseed rape’;

(2) The words 'not for cultivation' shall appear on the label of and in documents accompanying products containing or consisting of MON-883Ø2-9 oilseed rape with the exception of products referred to in point (a) of Article 2.
Method for detection Event specific real-time quantitative PCR based method for genetically modified MON-883Ø2-9 oilseed rape

Validated by the EU Reference Laboratory established under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003, published at:
URL: http://gmo-crl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/statusofdoss.htm
Reference material AOCS 1011-A and AOCS 0304-A accessible via the American Oil Chemists Society at http://www.aocs.org/tech/crm
Unique identifier MON-883Ø2-9
Annex II to the Cartagena Protocol https://bch.cbd.int/database/record.shtml?documentid=108099
Conditions or restrictions on the placing on the market Not required
Monitoring plan Monitoring plan for environmental effects conforming with Annex VII to Directive 2001/18/EC
Post-market monitoring requirements Not required
Date of authorisation 24/04/2015
Legal base Art. 7(3) and 19(3) of the Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003
Commission Decision 2015/687/UE of 24 April 2015
Authorisation expiration date 26/04/2025
Further information on risk assessment Opinion of the European Food Safety Authority:
http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/efsajournal/pub/3701.htm