Edible insect consumption has become a topical subject in recent months. Insects can be a sustainable source of nutrients, and are as such of great interest to the food sector. Marketing them, however, is strictly regulated.
In honour of the tenth anniversary of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), the FPS Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment has the pleasure of issuing, together with its counterparts in the other Member States, a joint declaration on the crucial contribution made by the EFSA in the past decade.
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