A new institute for food safety will start work in the Netherlands beginning in June.

Wageningen Food Safety Research (WFSR) is a merger of RIKILT Wageningen University and Research and the Laboratory for Feed and Food Safety of the Netherlands Food and the Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA).

With the merger of the two organizations, officially signed this week, the Netherlands will have a knowledge institute for food and feed safety and food fraud that is part of Wageningen University and Research. Currently, both groups are conducting tasks related to research and lab work for safe food and animal feed.

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