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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Report public consultation on draft guidance document Uncertainty

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) carried out a public consultation to receive input from the scientific community and all interested parties on the draft scientific Guidance document on Uncertainty in EFSA Scientific Assessment. The Guidance is a ...

Technical report
21 March 2016

Mapping tool user manual for the 2015 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 (EU) under Directive 2003/99/EC, as well as analy ...

Manual for reporting on zoonoses

This reporting manual provides guidance for reporting on zoonoses and zoonotic agents in animals, food and feed under the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC and also on the reporting of other pathogenic microbiological agents in food. The objective is to h ...

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 (EFSA) report on ‘Updated technical specification ...

Manual for reporting on antimicrobial resistance

This manual provides guidance for reporting antimicrobial resistance under the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC and Implementing Commission Decision 2013/652/EU in food-producing animals and foodstuffs derived thereof. The objective is to harmonise and s ...

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 ...

Critical Appraisal Tools (CATs)

A Critical Appraisal Tool (CAT) allows the methodological quality of a study/process to be assessed, which, in turn, influences the reliability of the evidence produced by such a study/process. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) Science Strategy 20 ...

Technical report
01 July 2015

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

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