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Name:
SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE ON CONSUMER SAFETY (E02264)
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Group which operates on a permanent basis
Abbreviation:
SCCS
Policy Area:
Consumer affairs
Public Health
Lead DG:
SANTE - DG Health and Food Safety
Type:
Formal, Permanent
Scope:
Limited
Mission:
The Committee provides opinions on health and safety risks (chemical, biological, mechanical and other physical risks) of non-food consumer products (e.g. cosmetic products and their ingredients, toys, textiles, clothing, personal care and household products) and services (e.g. tattooing, artificial sun tanning).
Task:
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives
Contact:
SANTE-C2-SCCS@ec.europa.eu
Publication in RegExp:
10 Feb 2009
Creating Act:
Commission Decision C(2015)5383 of 7.8.2015
Link to Website:
Last updated:
14 Jul 2016
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