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Record information and status
Record ID
112239
Status
Published
Date of creation
2017-07-12 18:43 UTC (Joachim.Kreysa@ec.europa.eu)
Date of publication
2017-07-12 18:43 UTC (Joachim.Kreysa@ec.europa.eu)

General information
Country submitting the decision or communication
  • European Union
Competent National Authority(ies) responsible for the decision or communication
European Commission - Health and Food Safety Directorate General SANTE
Rue Belliard, B232
Brussels
Belgium, 1040
Phone:+32 2 2962362
Fax:+32 2 2964736
Email:chantal.bruetschy@ec.europa.eu
Url:European Commission - Health and Food Safety Directorate General SANTE
Title / Reference number of the decision or communication
COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2017/1212 of 4 July 2017 authorising the placing on the market of products containing, consisting of, or produced from genetically modified maize DAS-40278-9, pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 of the European parliament and of the Council on genetically modified food and feed
Date of the decision
2017-07-04
Is the decision taken prior to entry into force of the Protocol?
No
Jurisdiction
  • European Union
Is this an amendment to a previous decision / communication?
No
Decision or communication details
Subject(s) of the decision
Uses of the LMO(s)
  • LMOs for direct use as food
  • LMOs for direct use as feed
  • LMOs for processing
Has the decision been taken in the absence of a domestic regulatory framework and in accordance with Article 11.6?
No
Importer’s or Applicant’s contact details
Dow AgroSciences Europe Ltd
European Development Centre, 3 Milton Park
Abingdon, Oxon
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, OX14 4RN
Result of the decision
  • Approval of the import/use of the LMO(s) without conditions
LMO identification
DAS-4Ø278-9 - Enlist™ Maize
Dow AgroSciences GmbH Resistance to herbicides Tolerance to 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid Tolerance to aryloxyphenoxypropionate
Show detection method(s)
Risk assessment
Scientific Opinion on an application by DOW AgroSciences LLC (EFSA-GMO-NL-2010-89) for placing on the market the genetically modified herbicide-tolerant maize DAS-40278-9 for food and feed uses, import and processing under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003
DAS-4Ø278-9 - Enlist™ Maize
Dow AgroSciences GmbH

Resistance to herbicides
Tolerance to 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid
Tolerance to aryloxyphenoxypropionate
Decision document
Additional Information
Additional Information
Detection method for the single event maize DAS-40278-9 validated by the European Union Reference Laboratory for GM Food and Feed (EURL GMFF) available at http://gmo-crl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/StatusOfDossiers.aspx