On May 11, 2017 the European Food Safety Authority’s (EFSA) Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids (CEF Panel) published the minutes of the tenth meeting of its Working Group (WG) on BPA assessment protocol. The meeting was held on May 10, 2017 by phone conference. The WG’s chair reported on the feedback received from the CEF Panel regarding the protocol for the reassessment of the safety of bisphenol A (BPA, CAS 80-05-7). The WG then discussed pending issues raised by the CEF Panel and will implement the proposed decisions in the protocol.

The next meeting of the WG has not been scheduled yet.

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CEF (May 11, 2017). “Minutes of the 10th meeting of the Working Group on BPA assessment protocol.(pdf)