Contaminants: mineral oil consultation

17 MARCH 2023

The EFSA's Unit on Feed and Contaminants has launched a public consultation on the draft scientific opinion on the update of the risk assessment of mineral oil hydrocarbons in food. This document presents a re-evaluation of the toxicity of mineral oil hydrocarbons, the assessment of dietary exposure of European citizens and, based on these, the assessment of the health risks to the EU population, link: