EFSA panel concludes that 3-acetyl-2,5-dimethylthiophene is genotoxic

14:25 PM | May 17, 2013 | Michael Ravenscroft

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has concluded that 3-acetyl-2,5-dimethylthiophene, used as a flavoring additive in food, is mutagenic in vitro and in vivo, and that its use as...