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Hillebrand, Marcus; Duquesne, Sabine; Aagard, Alf; Kraemer, Wolfgang; HAUGE SKARSJO, Mathilde; Zorn, Mathilde; Pedersen, Signe; Trobej, Manuela; Gassner-Schneckenleithner, Christoph; Egerer, Sina; Frishe, Tobias
This “AGD_AquaMix_v1.15” is a tool for the calculation of Aquatic Mixture Toxicity for the environmental risk assessment of plant protection products containing a combination of active substances, as addressed in section 10.3 of the Guidance on tiered risk assessment for edge-of-field surface waters (EFSA Journal 2013;11(7):3290).
This tool has been developed as an initiative of a few regulators from different member states. It is an Excel document composed of different worksheets:
It is accompanied by a document so-called “FAQ_MixedTox_v1”, proposing approaches and recommendations on Frequently Asked Questions in the context of the aquatic Mixture Toxicity (e.g. metabolites, use of different FOCUS steps).