Select Committee on European Communities Minutes of Evidence


APPENDIX 2

Directive 90/220/EEC: Summary of marketing notification

Date submittedCompetent authority to which notification was
submitted
Description of GMOScope of application Date of consent

22 June 1992Germany Pseudorabies virus strainImmunisation of pigs against Aujeszky's disease 18 December 1992
29 March 1993Belgium Rabies vaccineLive vaccine intended for bait for fox consumption 20 June 1993
11 October 1993Germany Pseudorabies virus strainImmunisation of pigs against Aujeszky's disease 20 April 1993
23 November 1993France Tobacco modified for resistance to oxynil herbicides Use in agriculture and tobacco industry Commission adopted decision 8 June 1994
7 February 1994UKOilseed rape hybrid system with herbicide tolerance Seed production only28 February 1996
6 December 1994UKSoybeans modified for tolerance to glyphosate herbicides Importation, storage and use for animal feeds and food. Not for cultivation 7 May 1996
31 March 1995France Maize modified for insect resistance and herbicide tolerance Use in agriculture in EC and importation of grain into the EC 5 February 1997
27 April 1995Netherlands Red Hearted Chicory modified for altered fertility Seed production only5 August 1996
27 July 1995FranceOilseed rape hybrid system with herbicide tolerance Importation of seeds for extraction of oil, and agricultural use in EC Qualified majority vote in favour (5 December 1996). Consent not yet issued
6 March 1996UKOilseed rape modified for tolerance to glufosinate ammonium herbicides Importation of grain for food, animal feed and industrial uses Consent to be issued shortly
12 March 1996France Maize modified for insect resistance and herbicide tolerance Growing, import, storage and processing of grain and maize products for use in food, feed and industrial products Vote not yet taken in Regulatory Committee
31 May 1996FranceMaize modified for tolerance to glufosinate ammonium herbicide Agricultural use leading to animal and human consumption Decision in favour made 18 March 1998. Consent not yet issued
3 June 1996UKMaize modified for insect resistance and herbicide tolerance Importation of grain onlyConsent to be granted shortly
12 June 1996FranceMaize modified for insect resistance Production of maize in the EC and import, storage and processing for use in feed, food and industrial products Commission adopted decision 22 April 1998. Consent not yet issued
5 July 1996FinlandStreptococcus thermophilus modified as a test kit for the detection of antibiotic residues in milk Use of the kit in dairy industry21 August 1997
15 July 1996Germany Oilseed rape modified for tolerance to glufosinate ammonium herbicide Same purposes as conventionally bred varieties in EC Vote not yet taken by Commission
5 August 1996Netherlands Potatoes modified for altered starch production Growing multiplication of breeding material, and processing starch for human consumption Vote not yet taken by Commission
20 September 1996Netherlands Red Hearted Chicory modified for altered sterility and tolerance to glufosinate ammonium herbicide Production of vegetable chicory crops Vote not yet taken by Commission
25 September 1996Netherlands Carnation with modified flower colour Cut flowers for purchase by consumers1 December 1997
29 January 1997Belgium Oilseed rape hybrid system modified for herbicide tolerance Growing and multiplication for breeding material, feed, food, and industrial uses Vote not yet taken by Commission
24 October 1997Denmark Fodder beet modified for tolerance to glyphosate herbicides Production of fodder beet in ECVote not yet taken by Commission
15 December 1997UKMaize modified for tolerance to glyphosate herbicides Importation for processing for use as animal feed and food ingredients. Not be used for cultivation Application not yet forwarded to the Commission
17 December 1997Spain Cotton modified for tolerance to glyphosate herbicides Same purposes as non-GM commercial cotton varieties Vote not yet taken by Commission
17 December 1997Spain Tomatoes modified for delayed ripeningManufacture into food products Vote not yet taken by Commission
17 DecemberSpainCotton modified for insect resistance Same purposes as non-GM commercial cotton varieties Vote not yet taken by Commission



 
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