Tuesday, 31 December 2013


PUBLIC CONSULTATION on the preliminary opinion on the 'safety' of Poly Implant Prothèse (PIP) Silicone Breast Implants (2013 update)

The European Commission has launched a public consultation on the above-mentioned preliminary opinion following the Stakeholder Dialogue Procedures (Annex IV to the Rules of Procedurespdf) of the Scientific Committees.

Submission of comments
All interested parties are invited to submit their comments and proposals on the preliminary opinion to the following website.
The deadline for submission of comments is 3 January 2014.

1. In line with the transparency principle outlined in the Rules of Procedurespdf of the Scientific Committees, all submissions and the names of the submitters in response to this public consultation may be made available to the general public via SANCO's website.
2. Only comments submitted in accordance with the Rules of Procedurespdf (Annex IV) will be taken into account.