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Businesses’ right to claim data confidentiality to be strictly limited

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Industry’s right to confidentiality for data filed in applications for regulated products, such as food additives, could be strictly limited in future, under European Commission plans to revise the EU’s framework general food law regulation (178/2002), which launched the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA).

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