INTERNATIONAL

IARC conclusions on several chlorinated solvents
OECD QSAR Toolbox Version 3.0 now available
Annual JMPR pesticide residue meeting
Health effects of engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) covered by new publication

EUROPE

REACH
…Items of interest
EFSA evaluates candellila wax
EFSA evaluates health effects of biotin in feed
EFSA evaluates Roxazyme G2 for feed use
EFSA evaluates chemical groups 2 and 9 for use in animal feed
EFSA evaluates genetically modified soybean
EFSA evaluates GM, drought-tolerant maize
EFSA considers chronic study on GM maize and glyphosate-based plant protection products
EFSA draft assessment report (DAR) on gamma-cyhalothrin
More pesticide conclusions from EFSA
EMA issues guidance on establishing a pharmacological ADI
EMA draft public statement on pyrrolizidine alkaloids in herbal medicinal products
Community herbal monograph from EMA on nettle root
Computational methods for genotoxicity assessment
Occupational Exposure Limit (OEL) toxicity review on nitroethane from SCOEL
DECOS verdict on the carcinogenicity of phenacetin, ethyl acrylate and trichloroacetic acid

UNITED KINGDOM

COC November deliberations
COM Statement on Cell Transformation Assays

UNITED STATES

FDA GRAS status for several food ingredients

REST OF THE WORLD  

GM soybean approved by FSANZ
Canadian assessment of naphthalene
Canada considers health and environmental effects of TBBPA

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