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SYN-BTØ11-1
Transformation EventBt11
Trade Name
ApplicantSyngenta
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
TraitsGlufosinate tolerance,
Lepidoptera resistance
Genescry1Ab,
phosphinothricin acetyltransferase (pat)

Australia
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
August 30, 2001FoodFood Standard Australia New ZealandA386

Canada
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
June 11, 1996FeedCanadian Food Inspection Agency - Animal Feed DivisionDD96-12
August 15, 1996FoodHealth Canada - GM Foods and Other Novel FoodsFD/OFB-096-228-B

European Community
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
April 22, 1998FeedEuropean CommissionEC-Bt11
May 19, 2004FoodEuropean CommissionEC-Bt11
April 22, 1998Importing and ProcessingEuropean CommissionEC-Bt11

Japan
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
September 26, 1996FeedMinistry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)
September 03, 1996FoodMinistry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW)

Mexico
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
July 16, 2007ProcessingThe Federal Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risk - COFEPRIS (Secretary of Health)
July 16, 2007Food and FeedThe Federal Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risk - COFEPRIS (Secretary of Health)

New Zealand
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
October 25, 2001FoodFood Standard Australia New ZealandA386

Switzerland
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
October 14, 1998FeedSwiss Federal Office of Agriculture916.307.11 (French)
October 14, 1998FoodSwiss Federal Office of Public HealthSWI food bt11 (German)

United States of America
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
May 22, 1996FeedFood and Drug Administration (USFDA)BNF17
May 22, 1996FoodFood and Drug Administration (USFDA)BNF17

Republic of Korea
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
August 04, 2006FeedRural Development Administration (RDA)
November 27, 2003FoodFood and Drug Administration (KFDA)
August 04, 2006ProcessingRural Development Administration (RDA)

Paraguay
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
October 24, 2012Commercial ReleaseMinistry of Agriculture and Livestock

Brazil
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
September 20, 2007Commercial ReleaseThe National Technical Biosafety Committee (CTNBio)BRA_SYNBT011

South Africa
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
September 26, 2003Commercial plantingDepartment of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF)
September 26, 2003Importation exportationDepartment of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF)
September 26, 2003Food and or feedDepartment of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF)
February 01, 2002Import as food and feedDepartment of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF)

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