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Cover for Environmental safety assessment of plants expressing RNAi for pest control.

This chapter focuses on the importance of problem formulation (PF) in the environmental risk assessment process, which involves the identification of the possible hazards associated with a stressor, i.e. transgenic RNAi expressing plants or RNAi-based pesticides. The risk hypotheses developed from...

Author(s)
Arpaia, S.; Christiaens, O.; Krogh, P. H.; Parker, K. M.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248890)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Methodology to support non-target and biodiversity risk assessment.

This chapter elaborates on case-specific methodologies (for use during the pre-release stages of Bt cotton) to support risk assessment of nontarget organisms and biodiversity applied to the Brazil case study: (1) identifying functional categories of biodiversity; (2) listing and prioritizing...

Author(s)
Hilbeck, A.; Andow, D. A.; Arpaia, S.; Birch, A. N. E.; Fontes, E. M. G.; Lövei, G. L.; Sujii, E. R.; Wheatley, R. E.; Underwood, E.
ISBN
2006 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930004)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Supporting risk assessment of Bt cotton in Brazil: synthesis and recommendations.

This chapter briefly summarizes the agricultural context for the possible use of Bt cotton in Brazil and the major achievements and key findings of this case study which presents scientific analysis supporting the environmental risk assessment of transgenic crops that are in the process of...

Author(s)
Andow, D. A.; Fontes, E. M. G.; Hilbeck, A.; Johnston, J.; Capalbo, D. M. F.; Nelson, K. C.; Underwood, E.; Fitt, G. P.; Sujii, E. R.; Arpaia, S.; Birch, A. N. E.; Pallini, A.; Wheatley, R. E.
ISBN
2006 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930004)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Non-target and biological diversity risk assessment.

This chapter discusses the following procedures for risk assessment in Bt cotton using the non-target risk assessment model developed by scientists of the GMO ERA Project ("International Project on GMO Environmental Risk Assessment Methodologies", which is a continuation of the GMO Guidelines...

Author(s)
Hilbeck, A.; Arpaia, S.; Birch, A. N. E.; Chen, Y.; Fontes, E. M. G.; Lang, A.; Le Thi Thu Hong; Lövei, G. L.; Manachini, B.; Nguyen Thi Thu Cuc; Nguyen Van Huynh; Nguyen Van Tuat; Pham Van Lam; Pham Van Toan; Pires, C. S. S.; Sujii, E. R.; Trac Khu'o'ng Lai; Underwood, E.; Wheatley, R. E.; Wilson, L. J.; Zwahlen, C.; Andow, D. A.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933906)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Biodiversity and non-target impacts: a case study of Bt maize in Kenya.

A non-target environmental risk assessment model is presented in five steps, each of which is described in detail and then applied to the case study of Bt maize in Kenya. The steps are as follows: (1) categorize and list potential non-targets species and their ecological functions, and identify any ...

Author(s)
Birch, A. N. E.; Wheatley, R.; Anyango, B.; Arpaia, S.; Capalbo, D.; Getu Degaga, E.; Fontes, E.; Kalama, P.; Lelmen, E.; Løvei, G.; Melo, I. S.; Muyekho, F.; Ngi-Song, A.; Ochieno, D.; Ogwang, J.; Pitelli, R.; Schuler, T.; Sétamou, M.; Sithanantham, S.; Smith, J.; Son, N. van; Songa, J.; Sujii, E.; Tan, T. Q.; Wan, F. H.; Hilbeck, A.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998619)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Non-target and biodiversity impacts on pollinators and flower-visiting insects.

This chapter illustrates the particular application of the scientific methodology (used during the pre-release stages of Bt cotton) supporting the risk assessment of nontarget organisms and biodiversity to pollinators and flower-visiting insects (e.g. honey bees) in Brazil. The steps in the...

Author(s)
Arpaia, S.; Fonseca, V. L. I.; Pires, C. S.; Silveira, F. A.
ISBN
2006 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930004)
Type
Book chapter

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