European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)
Panel on plant protection products and their residues (PPR)

The PPR Panel deals with plant protection products (commonly known as pesticides) and their residues.

Plant protection products are active substances and preparations (substances or micro-organisms including viruses, having general or specific action through chemical or biological means) that protect plants or plant products against harmful organisms or prevent the action of such organisms.

Visit the different sections to find out about the Panel and its work.