EFSA Journal

EFSA publishes all its scientific outputs, including its scientific opinions, in the EFSA Journal. It also issues a range of supporting publications. See also Definitions of EFSA Scientific Outputs and Supporting Publications.

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Urgent scientific and technical assistance to provide recommendations for sampling and testing in the processing plants of frozen vegetables aiming at detecting Listeria monocytogenes

EFSA was requested to provide recommendations to the European Commission on the sampling strategies and established microbiological methods most appropriate for maximising the sensitivity of detection of L. monocytogenes in processing water and the enviro ...

EFSA's Activities on Emerging Risks in 2016

The main objectives of EFSA’s Activities on Emerging Risks are: (i) to carry out activities aimed at identifying emerging risks in the areas on the remit of EFSA (public health impacts related to food and feed, animal and plant health); and (ii) to develo ...

EFSA 2017 Workshop on Crisis Preparedness – Plant Health

No abstract available. Keywords:  communications, collaboration, plant health, procedures, quarantine pests, training strategy doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2017.EN-1266 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2017-00257 Adopted:  29 May 2017 Contact:  sc.secretariat@efsa.europ ...

EFSA procedures for responding to urgent advice needs

This document provides guidance on the practical arrangements necessary to ensure that the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) responds effectively to incidents requiring urgent advice on food and feed safety and when a crisis is activated by the Europe ...

Testing a text mining tool for emerging risk identification

No abstract available. Keywords:  Emerging risk identification; text mining; ontology; semantic relationship, food safety; expert evaluation; salmon; oyster doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2016.EN-1154 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2015-00552 Adopted:  12 December 2016 ...

Development and testing of the media monitoring tool MedISys for the monitoring, early identification and reporting of existing and emerging plant health threats

No abstract available. Keywords:  media, monitoring, ontology, pest, plant health threat doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2016.EN-1118 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2013-00661 Adopted:  7 November 2016 Contact:  alpha@efsa.europa.eu On request from:  EFSA Type:  External ...

EFSA's activities on emerging risks in 2015

Eighteen potential emerging issues were presented for the first time in 2015 by the European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA) Scientific Committee and Emerging Risks Unit, the Emerging Risks Exchange Network, and/or the Stakeholder Consultative Group o ...

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