Sponsored by Pesticide Testing Institute of the Ministry of Agriculture, coordinated by CropLife International, hosted by Institute of Food Safety and Monitoring Technology of JAAS, workshop on application of GLP in pesticide residue trials was held in Nanjing from November 16 to 18, 2010. Deputy Director of Pesticide Testing Institute of the Ministry of Agriculture Ye Jiming, Deputy Secretary of JAAS Committee of CPC Lu Xiaoxi attended the opening ceremony and made important speeches.
There were more than 120 attendants of the workshop, including technical directors from 73 pesticide registration and residue test institutions, representatives from the Ministry of Agriculture and some pesticide enterprises. The workshop invited experts from the department of laws and regulations of CropLife International, BASF and Bayer companies to introduce the GLP principles and carry out field residue trials and on-site training in Lishui Plant Science Station. After the workshop, the attendants also visited the laboratories of Institute of Food Safety and Monitoring Technology of JAAS.