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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Final Report CFP/EFSA/DATEX/2009/01 (AGES)

To provide accurate data for risk assessment, the Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES) has implemented and tested an electronic system for the transmission of food contaminant data to EFSA according to EFSA standards. Keywords:  Chemical Occu ...

External Scientific Report
10 June 2011

Electronic Transmission of Chemical Occurence Data

Data collection is an important task of EFSA and a fundamental component of risk assessment (Articles 22 and 23 of regulation EC No 178/2002). The Guidance on Standard Sample Description for Food and Feed and The Guidance on Data Exchange (both were devel ...

Electronic Transmission of Chemical Occurrence Data

The present report describes the resources used and challenges meet in restructuring the Danish national data repositories for chemical contaminants and pesticides and in coding these according to the EFSA “Standard Model”. Keywords:  Chemical, Occurrence ...

External Scientific Report
03 May 2011

Electronic transmission of results of analytical measurement

The Hungarian Food Safety Information System (FSIS) provides on-line link with the pesticide residue laboratories which submit the reports of the analyses directly to the central database. The Hungarian database applies unique codes for individual food it ...

External Scientific Report
26 April 2011

Risk Assessment Terminology

Clarity of scientific advice is vital if public authorities are to make the best risk management decisions and if these are to be understood and widely supported by stakeholders, consumers and industry alike. It is therefore essential that the opinions of ...

External Scientific Report
21 January 2011

Survey methods for food-borne pathogens in foodstuffs

In the European Union, data collection on zoonoses and zoonotic agents in animals, food and feed, as laid down in Directive 2003/99/EC, is mainly based on the systems in place in the Member States. Consequently, collected data cannot be directly compared ...

Statistical modelling of usual intake

Within the EFSA Article 36 project “European Tool Usual Intake” (ETUI) a workshop was organised in May 2010 where the different available models to calculate usual intake were presented and discussed. This report integrates the workshop background documen ...

External Scientific Report
08 December 2010