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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Nutrition challenges ahead

The breakout session ‘Nutrition challenges ahead’ was held at the EFSA 2nd Scientific Conference ‘Shaping the Future of Food Safety, Together’ (Milan, Italy, 14–16 October 2015) to address the main problems in the area of nutrition to be faced in the 21st ...

Special Issue
30 June 2016

Science, innovation and society

This session focused on emerging areas in biomedical research that are of key relevance to toxicology and, therefore, may influence EFSA's work. The impact on the way risk assessment is conducted in the area of food may be through the identification ...

Special Issue
30 June 2016

What does the future hold for assessment science?

This opening session of EFSA's 2nd Scientific Conference  Shaping the Future of Food Safety, Together  provided an opportunity to reflect on societal information needs in public decision-making processes and how scientific advice can most usefully co ...

Special Issue
30 June 2016

Conference conclusions

The EFSA 2nd Scientific Conference ‘Shaping the Future of Food Safety, Together’ gathered an international audience composed of scientists, risk assessors, risk managers, as well as non-governmental organisations and industry representatives. This article ...

Special Issue
30 June 2016

Foreword

No abstract available. doi:  10.2903/j.efsa.2016.s0513 Journal Number:  EFSA Journal 2016;14(S1):s0513 Contact:  efsajournal@efsa.europa.eu Author:  Bernhard Url Type:  Special Issue ...

Special Issue
30 June 2016

Novel chemical hazard characterisation approaches

There is a fundamental change in thinking within the regulatory community due to a better understanding of the underlying biology of adverse effects to human health and the environment. The development of alternatives to use laboratory animals has become ...

Drivers for emerging issues in animal and plant health

The history of agriculture includes many animal and plant disease events that have had major consequences for the sector, as well as for humans. At the same time, human activities beyond agriculture have often driven the emergence of diseases. The more th ...

Priority topics for guidance development by EFSA’s Scientific Committee

EFSA asked its Scientific Committee to review its own cross-cutting guidance for scientific assessments in order to identify gaps requiring either new or the revision of existing guidance. Through strategic discussions, the Scientific Committee identified ...

Scientific Opinion
20 June 2016

Ecological recovery in ERA

EFSA performs environmental risk assessments (ERAs) for single potential stressors such as plant protection products, genetically modified organisms and feed additives and for invasive alien species that are harmful for plant health. In this risk assessme ...

Scientific Opinion
03 February 2016

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