Mixtures methodology equips EFSA for multiple chemicals

EFSA has developed a harmonised framework to use across its scientific panels when evaluating the potential “combined effects” of chemical mixtures in food and feed. The approach gives EFSA’s scientists the tools to follow a mixtures approach when needed, which complements the current EU regulatory requirements for assessing single substances. People, animals and the environment can be exposed to multiple…

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LAYMAN’S Report: PHTHALATES AND BISPHENOL A BIOMONITORING IN ITALIAN MOTHER-CHILD PAIRS: LINK BETWEEN EXPOSURE AND JUVENILE DISEASES (LIFE 13 ENV/IT/000482)

LIFE PERSUADED addressed the problem of human exposure to plasticizers, as environmental contaminants, and their effects on health focusing on the children population through the following approach: – Biomonitoring study to evaluate the exposure to di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) and Bisphenol A (BPA) in Italian children aged 4 to 14 years and their mothers through the biomonitoring study, in order to…

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