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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Toxicity of endosulfan in fish

Endosulfan is a pesticide currently not authorised in the European Union and regulated as an undesirable substance in animal feed. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to assess recent information on the toxicity ...

Tolerable weekly intake for cadmium

The Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain of the European Food Safety Authority (CONTAM Panel) was asked by the European Commission to confirm whether the current tolerable weekly intake (TWI) of 2.5 µg/kg body weight (b.w.) for cadmium is still conside ...

Nitrate in vegetables- children

Nitrate is a naturally occurring compound present in vegetables, the consumption of which can contribute significantly to nitrate dietary exposure. The European Food Safety Authority Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain (CONTAM Panel) issued an opinion ...

Harmonised framework for pest risk assessment in the EU

The Scientific Panel on Plant Health was requested by EFSA to develop a guidance document on a harmonised framework for risk assessment of organisms harmful to plants and plant products and the identification and evaluation of risk management options. The ...

Bursaphelenchus xylophilus and wood packaging material

No abstract available Keywords:  Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, European Union, pine wood nematode, United States of America, wood packaging material doi:  10.2903/j.efsa.2010.1497 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2010-00056 Journal Number:  EFSA Journal 2010; 8(1): ...

Effects on public health of an increase of the levels for aflatoxin total from 4 µg/kg to 10 µg/kg for tree nuts other than almonds, hazelnuts and pistachios- Statement of the Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain

No abstract available Keywords:  tree nuts, aflatoxins, consumption of nuts, exposure assessment, public health doi:  10.2903/j.efsa.2009.1168 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2009-00675 Panels:  Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain Panel members at the time o ...

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