On 1 March, the European Food Safety Authority (“EFSA”) published its work plan for 2013. The work plan outlines EFSA’s activities for the year ahead, which includes a full risk assessment of aspartame, a full risk assessment of bisphenol A and guidance on the risk assessment for pesticides and bees.

The 2013 Work Plan is available via the following link: http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/corporate/doc/wp13.pdf