Department of Food Safety and Food Quality


European research into chemical mixtures launched

Thursday June 25th, 2015

EU project EuroMix (European Test and Risk Assessment Strategies for Mixtures) was launched recently. EuroMix will provide a test strategy for mixture testing based on new and already existing toxicological tests. The project has high societal relevance, because to date mixtures cannot be adequately addressed and European regulation has indicated the need for mixture risk assessment in the future. Laboratory of Food Microbiology and Food Preservation (LFMFP) of department of Food Safety and Food Quality, UGent, is taking part in this project.

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