EFSA Journal 2011;9(7):2184 [25 pp.].
Possible conflict of interest:
One member of the Panel, Roland Franz declared an interest as his Institute has submitted applications for the evaluation of recycling processes. This was considered as a conflict of interest and he was requested to leave the room during discussion and adoption of the opinion.
Panel members at the time of adoption:
Arturo Anadón, Mona-Lise Binderup, Wilfried Bursch, Laurence Castle, Riccardo Crebelli, Karl-Heinz Engel, Roland Franz, Nathalie Gontard, Thomas Haertlé, Trine Husøy, Klaus-Dieter Jany, Catherine Leclercq, Jean-Claude Lhuguenot, Wim Mennes, Maria Rosaria Milana, Karla Pfaff, Kettil Svensson, Fidel Toldrá, Rosemary Waring, Detlef Wölfle
Opinion of the Scientific Committee/Scientific Panel
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), Parma, Italy
Food contact materials, Plastics, Poly(ethylene terephthalate), PET, Recycling process, Evaluation, Safety