COT Statement on polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) in the infant diet

Last updated:
23 November 2015
The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition is reviewing scientific evidence that bears on dietary recommendations for infants and young children. The COT is considering risks that might need to be taken into account. This statement gives an overview of the potential risks from polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) in the infant diet and the conclusions of the COT.