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The European Commission and its Scientific Committee on Health, Environmental and Emerging Risks (SCHEER) publish today the preliminary Opinion on the potential risks to human health of Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs). Interested parties are invited to submit comments on the scientific evidence online before 17 September 2017.
The European Commission and the Scientific Committee on Health, Environmental and Emerging Risks launch a public consultation on the preliminary opinion on tolerable intake of aluminium in order to determine the acceptable levels of aluminium counts in toys. Interested parties are invited to submit comments online before 10 September 2017.
Today, Member States representatives voted in favour of the European Commission's proposal on scientific criteria to identify endocrine disruptors in the field of plant protection products. This is an important step towards greater protection of citizens from harmful substances.