Pesticide Active Substance Consultation on Article 7 amendment for Prosulfuron

Closed 18 Dec 2023

Opened 19 Oct 2023


Consultation number: PPP 003

Consultation on the amendment to the approval restrictions for the active substance Prosulfuron in GB.

Deadline for comments: 18 December 2023.

This consultation relates to the GB assessment of the application for amendment to the approval restrictions for the active substance Prosulfuron.

Prosulfuron is a herbicidal active substance for use in plant protection products for controlling a range of broadleaf and grass weeds in maize and sweet corn.

The dossier is for the amendment of approval of this substance in GB to remove a current restriction under retained Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. It was submitted by Syngenta Crop Protection AG, with the assessment performed by the Chemicals Regulation Division of the Health and Safety Executive. 

Comments are invited on the content and proposed conclusions of the assessment and can be submitted by any member of the public or interested party.

Certain specified confidential information that relates to the active substance is not published as part of this consultation.

How to submit comments

Comments on the GB’s assessment reports should be submitted by using the online survey below, no later than the deadline above. Please cite the relevant page numbers in the document sections in relation to your comment along with the section header/sub-heading of the data point.

We will not consider the comments if they: 

  • Are submitted after the consultation deadline
  • Are not related to the contents of the document
  • Contain complaints against institutions, personal accusations, irrelevant or offensive statements or material
  • Are related to policy or risk management aspects, which are out of the scope of this type of consultation

HSE will assess and publish all comments which are submitted in line with the criteria above.


  • Draft Assessment Report


  • Plant protection products (PPP)