Extensive literature search on sweeteners

Deadline
17 June 2019 - 23:59 (CEST)
  • Procedure Reference: NP/EFSA/FIP/2019/03
  • Background: EFSA FIP Unit is planning to launch a call to carry out an extensive literature search on sweeteners.
    • To carry out an extensive literature search (open-ended, in three databases) to identify and retrieve all related information on both technical and biological/toxicological data on 15 food additives (i.e. sweeteners), published after the last evaluation of the Scientific Committee on Food (SCF) or EFSA;
    • To screen the retrieved publications (first step: at the level of title/abstract) by applying the inclusion and exclusion criteria provided by EFSA, and using the relevant IT tools (e.g. Endnote and Distiller SR);
    • To retrieve the full text of the publications considered relevant after the first step and screen/classify them according to the substance (second step: at the level of full text) by applying the inclusion and exclusion criteria provided by EFSA, and using the relevant IT tools (e.g. Endnote and Distiller SR);
    • To document the references considered not relevant and to provide the reason for rejection, using the relevant IT tools (e.g. Endnote and Distiller SR).
  • Budget: 125.000,00 €
  • Approximate launch date: June 2019
  • Deadline to register interest: 17/06/2019

If you are interested in this procedure please send an email within the deadline to EFSAprocurement [at] efsa.europa.eu quoting the reference of the procedure and specifying the following:

  • your name/organisation’s name and address;
  • whether you participate as a physical person or an organisation/private company.
Published
24 May 2019