The CONTAM Panel occasionally adopts official statements on specific issues that arise in the course of its work if requested by the European Commission.
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Statement of the Scientific Panel on Contaminants in the Food chain (CONTAM) on a request from the European Commission related to 3-MCPD esters
Published: 31 March 2008 Adopted: 28 March 2008
Statement on summary report on Acrylamide in food of the 64th meeting of the joint FAO/WHO expert committee on food additives by the Scientific Panel on contaminants in the food chain (CONTAM)
Published: 26 April 2005 Adopted: 19 April 2005
Statement on a request from the commission related to iodine in seaweed by the Scientific Panel on contaminants in the food chain (CONTAM)
Published: 13 October 2006 Adopted: 5 October 2006