EFSA consults again on agchem/bee assessment
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has opened a second round of public consultations on its draft of specific guidance for assessing the risks of pesticides to bees. Comments are sought on several aspects, including the exposure to pesticides in water, and the assessment for metabolites. The closing date is March 18th. The new guidelines are expected to be adopted by the end of May ( Agrow No 658, p 7).