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New safety features to protect EU consumers from falsified medicines A delegated regulation, published today in the Official Journal, introduces obligatory ‘safety features’ for medicines which will guarantee medicine authenticity and secure the medicine supply chain.
Central web page on the Zika Virus outbreak On 01 February 2016, The WHO declared the Zika virus outbreak a "Public Health Emergency of International Concern". The Commission has created a central web page with information on the Zika outbreak and how it is being managed in the EU. This web page will be regularly updated in line with the latest developments.
Video explains crisis management for public health threats in the EU Decision 1082/2013/EU on serious cross border health threats helps protect EU citizens from health threats ranging from communicable diseases to chemical and environmental events by providing a framework for managing health crises and emergency provisions. This short video explains how.
SCENIHR Final Opinion on Additives used in tobacco products This is the first of two Opinions on additives used in tobacco products published by the European Commission and its independent Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks (SCENIHR). 48 single chemicals have been identified to be placed on the priority list as foreseen in the Tobacco Product Directive.