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MEP Sommer challenges increased member state influence in EFSA affairs

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Having member states nominate scientific experts and Management Board members could give them undue influence over the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), according to German centre right MEP Renate Sommer, who has put forward amendments to limit national sway over the agency in her report on the proposal to revise the EU’s risk assessment system in the general food law regulation (178/2002).



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