The FACET Exposure Tool
The FACET software tool is aimed at assessing dietary exposure to food chemicals in populations of consumers in Europe
The software contains databases of chemical concentrations for flavourings and additives, chemical occurrence data, industry data on retail packaging composition, and food consumption diaries.
These databases are combined in probabilistic dietary exposure models that estimate exposure in different populations of consumers in the EU.
Following download and installation of the tool (a desktop software), the assessments can be run on the user's computer.
The latest version of the FACET Exposure Tools is downloadable HERE.
The relevant user manual, technical guidance, project final concise reports and worked examples will be available on this site (section "documents and manuals").
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