European Food Safety Authority: Conflicts on the menu


As the European Food Safety Authority celebrates its 10th anniversary, a new 48-page report from Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO) and Earth Open Source questions the independence of its advice. Conflicts on the menu: a decade of industry influence at the European Food Safety Authority highlights the agency’s reliance on industry data and industry-linked experts and calls for a complete overhaul of EFSA’s operations.

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