A new EFSA opinion on application for authorisation of genetically modified maize MON 87411 for food and feed uses submitted under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 by Monsanto was published on 02 July. In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 on genetically modified food and feed, the public may make comments on this opinion for a one month period.
In an important step forward in its work on “chemical mixtures” EFSA has launched a public consultation on its draft guidance on harmonised methodologies for assessing combined exposure to multiple chemicals. A second related consultation concerns how EFSA proposes to address the genotoxicity of chemical mixtures.
The European Court of Auditors is conducting an audit of public participation in EU law-making. In particular, they will examine the public consultations with stakeholders undertaken by the European Commission when preparing its legislative proposals. The auditors have today published a Background Paper, “Consulting the public when preparing EU law”, as a source of information for those interested in the subject.
An online consultation will allow the event community to indicate their preferences for the sessions proposed, from 16 to 27 April.
Open for feedback.