Animal by-products

Feed safety platform

Feed safety : Official opinions : Animal by-products

The European Food Safety Agency is the major European organization for assessing feed and food safety. The BIOHAZ panel covers the area of BSE among others:

Major relevant risk assessments in the area of BSE diseases are:

Scientific Opinion on the revision of the quantitative risk assessment (QRA) of the BSE risk posed by processed animal proteins (PAPs; 2011):

Joint Scientific Opinion on any possible epidemiological or molecular association between TSEs in animals and humans (2011):


General website of the EFSA: