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MON-ØØØ21-9
Transformation EventGA21
Trade NameRoundup Ready ™ Corn
ApplicantMonsanto
Organism Common NamesMaize
Organism Scientific NamesZea mays
Centre of Origin and DiversityBiology Consensus Document on Maize
Food and Feed Safety IssuesCompositional considerations for Maize
Methods for safe handling
Additional Information
TraitsGlyphosate tolerance
Genes5-enolpyruvylshikimaete-3-phosphate synthase (epsps)

Australia
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
December 07, 2000FoodFood Standard Australia New ZealandA362

Canada
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
July 09, 1998FeedCanadian Food Inspection Agency - Animal Feed DivisionDD1999-33
May 13, 1999FoodHealth Canada - GM Foods and Other Novel FoodsFD/OFB-099-133A
April 23, 1998Unconfined PlantingCanadian Food Inspection Agency - Plant Biosafety OfficeDD1999-33

European Community
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
January 13, 2006FoodEuropean CommissionEC-GA21

Japan
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
December 14, 1999FeedMinistry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)
November 29, 1999FoodMinistry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW)
November 25, 2005Unconfined PlantingMinistry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries and Ministry of the EnvironmentJP_D_GA21JP_A_GA21

Mexico
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
May 24, 2002FoodSanitary Services and Regulations Directorate (Secretary of Health)

New Zealand
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
December 07, 2001FoodFood Standard Australia New ZealandA362

United States of America
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
November 18, 1997Unconfined PlantingDepartment of Agriculture (USDA)97-099-01p97-099-01p
February 10, 1998Food and FeedFood and Drug Administration (USFDA)BNF51BNF51

Republic of Korea
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
March 05, 2005FeedRural Development Administration (RDA)
June 29, 2002FoodFood and Drug Administration (KFDA)
March 05, 2005ProcessingRural Development Administration (RDA)

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