SANTE - DG Health and Food Safety
To advise the Commission and provide it with the sound scientific advice it needs when preparing policy and proposals relating to consumer safety, public health and the environment. The Committees also draw the Commission’s attention to the new or emerging problems which may pose an actual or potential threat.
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislation or in policy definition
Consumer, Public health, Research, Science
the Commission Decision (2009/146/EC) of 19 February 2009, OJ L 49, 20.2.2009, p.33