|The web summary on 'Potential health effects of exposure to electromagnetic fields' is now also available in French, German and Spanish.
Read the:29 July 2015
|Endocrine Disruptors: Commission publishes summary report on the public consultation
The Commission has today published - as planned - a summary report of the replies received to the public consultation on establishing scientific criteria to identify endocrine disruptors, as required by the regulations on biocidal and plant protection products.24 July 2015
|Civil Society representatives: Call for expressions of interest is open for the EMA PRAC and EMA CAT Committees
The Commission is launching a selection procedure to appoint Civil Society representatives in the EMA PRAC and EMA CAT Committees of the European Medicines Agency (EMA), in London. The deadline for submission of applications is on 30 September 2015.23 July 2015
|Preliminary Opinion on Additives used in tobacco products
This Opinion identifies tobacco additives that have carcinogenic, mutagenic properties or that are toxic for reproduction and should be put on the priority list as laid down in the Tobacco Product Directive. Deadline for comments: 6 September 2015.22 July 2015
|Commission convenes 2nd conference on European Reference Networks in Lisbon (8-9 October 2015): registration now open
The conference will focus on the implementation of European Reference Networks and facilitate the exchange of information and expertise on establishing and evaluating such Networks.20 July 2015
|EXPO live web streaming
Follow the live web steaming of the EXPO Conference on Food Safety and Nutrition in 2050, organised by DG SANTE.
The programme features EU Commissioner for Health Vytenis Andriukaitis, acting Director-General Ladislav Miko and many other high profile speakers.
The web streaming will only be live as of 10:40 a.m. Commission staff who wish to follow the web streaming on office computers, are advised to use Mozilla Firefox, for technical reasons.17 July 2015