Call for nominations for an international working group to conduct the evidence review
The European Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) provides independent and transparent scientific advice to the European Commission, working with a Group of Chief Scientific Advisors and the European Academies (SAPEA). SAPEA (Science Advice for Policy by European Academies) comprises the five European Academy Networks:
SAPEA represents over 100 Academies in more than 40 European countries, and spans all the major disciplines (including engineering, humanities, medicine, science and social sciences).
The Group of Chief Scientific Advisors intends to produce a policy-based Scientific Opinion on the topic of Biodegradability of plastics in the open environment.