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Conflicts of interest at the European Food Safety Authority erode public confidence
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    TTC places public health at risk

    Pesticide Action Network Europe It cannot be denied that TTC (Threshold of Toxicological Concern) was originally proposed in the U.S., as Dr Harris states in her commentary on our article,[1] but her industry-sponsored organisation, the International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) played a major role in developing it further to the form in which it was accepted by European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). This process took p...

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