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Note for Guidance for Food Contact Materials
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Annex 3 to Chapter III

PEROXISOME PROLIFERATION STUDIES

These studies are no longer relevant to the evaluation of substances for Food Contact Materials.
Pending an amendment of the SCF Guidelines the reader is kindly asked to consult the relevant
statement adopted at the 12
th
meeting of the AFC Panel on 29 June 2005, which can be found on
the EFSA website:
http://www.efsa.eu.int/science/afc/afc_documents/catindex_en.html