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CRD - Introduction to Ecotoxicological Risk Assessment for Plant Protection Products

HSL is to run a 1 day course on CRD - Introduction to Ecotoxicological Risk Assessment for Plant Protection Products.

Chemicals Regulation Division, Mallard House, Kings Pool, 3 Peasholme Green, York YO1 7PX.

Please email your expression of interest

Introduction

Under Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009, concerning the placing of plant protection products on the market, applicants are required to demonstrate acceptable risk from plant protection products to non-target organisms.

This workshop aims to take participants through a first tier risk assessment for zonal product authorisations and UK National authorisations, identifying the approaches that applicants need to follow to obtain product authorisation under Regulation 1107/2009.

The course will cover:

The day will be a mixture of presentations and practical workshops and will be given by members of CRD's Regulatory Science Group directly involved in the registration process.

  • Active substance and plant protection product data requirements
  • First tier bird and mammal risk assessment according to EFSA Bird and Mammal Guidance Document (2009)
  • EU aquatic risk assessment (FOCUS up to Step 3) and UK aquatic risk assessment (via spray drift and drainflow exposure)
  • First tier bee and other non-target arthropod risk assessments.
  • First tier earthworm and soil macro- and micro-organisms risk assessment
  • First tier non-target terrestrial plants risk assessment
  • UK risk mitigation options

Download the programme for the day here.

Given the nature of the event, places will be limited to a maximum of 16 delegates.

Who should attend?

The event will be specifically designed for registration specialists involved in the preparation and submission of Plant Protection Products dossiers to CRD.

Venue

The workshop will be held at the Chemicals Regulation Division, Mallard House, Kings Pool, 3 Peasholme Green, York YO1 7PX.  Registration will begin from 9:00 am. The workshops will start at 9:30 am and finish around 5:00 pm.

Cost

The cost of this course is £450.00 (plus VAT) per person (includes course notes, lunch and refreshments)

The closest date available is shown above. If you know of other dates and wish to attend, please write this in the Comments Box during the booking process.

 

 

Please note the invoice option is not available within 4 weeks of the course date, or for overseas customers.  If you are selecting the invoice option for payment, it will be mandatory to input a purchase order/reference number as we are unable to process booking forms without this.


For further dates and additional information email: training@hsl.gsi.gov.uk or contact the Training & Conferences Unit
at HSL directly on +44 (0)203 028 3704.

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Contact Details

HSL Training & Conferences Unit
Harpur Hill
Buxton, Derbyshire
SK17 9JN

E: training@hsl.gsi.gov.uk
T: +44 (0)203 028 3704