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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2014 Chemical Contaminants Data Collection

A qualitative analysis of the 2014 annual collection of analytical results on chemical contaminants in food and feed covering the sampling year 2013 was performed. Data are submitted annually to EFSA by European data providers to support EFSA’s work progr ...

Specific requirements

EFSA requires data on the occurrence of chemicals in food to undertake dietary exposure assessments. The Standard Sample Description (SSD) for food and feed is the EFSA standard for transmission of chemical occurrence data from different data providers (M ...

Technical report
30 June 2015

FoodEx2 revision 2

FoodEx2 is a comprehensive food classification and description system aimed at covering the need to describe food in data collections across different food safety domains. After its first release in 2011, the system was broadly tested in various practical ...

Technical report
04 May 2015

Mapping tool user manual for the 2014 data

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) is tasked with coordinating the reporting of zoonoses, zoonotic agents, animal populations, antimicrobial resistance and food-borne outbreaks in the European Union under Directive 2003/99/EC, as well as analysing ...

The EFSA DWH access rules

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) is in the process of developing a Data Warehouse (DWH) that will allow the publication, analysis and distribution, in different formats and at different levels of granularity, of data collected by EFSA. These data ...

Technical report
27 February 2015

Manual for reporting on food-borne outbreaks

This manual provides specific guidance for reporting on food-borne outbreaks under the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC. It is based on the reporting format described in the European Food Safety Authority report on ‘Updated technical specifications for h ...