Animal by-products

Feed safety : Official opinions : Animal by-products

The European Food Safety Agency is the major European organization for assessing feed and food safety. The BIOHAZ panel covers the area of BSE among others:

http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/panels/biohaz.htm

Major relevant risk assessments in the area of BSE diseases are:

Scientific Opinion on the revision of the quantitative risk assessment (QRA) of the BSE risk posed by processed animal proteins (PAPs; 2011): http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/efsajournal/pub/1947.htm

Joint Scientific Opinion on any possible epidemiological or molecular association between TSEs in animals and humans (2011): http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/efsajournal/pub/1945.htm

 

General website of the EFSA: http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en.html