ACNFP Agenda and Papers: 12 February 2014

Agenda and Papers for the Committee meeting at 10:30am on Wednesday 12 February in conference room 5 in Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2B 6NH

Agenda

1. Apologies and announcements

2. Minutes of 113th meeting held on 20 November 2013 ACNFP/113/Min

3. Matters arising including postal consultations

4. Sporopollenin shells: The Committee will consider additional information on this novel food ingredient ACNFP/114/1

5. Beta-Hydroxyubutyrate ester: The Committee will consider additional information on this novel food ingredient ACNFP/114/2

6. D-Ribose: The Committee will consider additional information on this novel food ingredient ACNFP/114/3

7. Resveratrol: The Committee will consider additional information on this novel food ingredient. ACNFP/114/4

8. Cycloastragenol: The Committee will consider a new application for the authorisation of this novel food ingredient ACNFP/114/5

9. Open Meeting: The Committee will consider feedback from the Open Event which took place in November 2013 ACNFP/114/6

10. Annual Report 2013: The Committee will consider the draft annual report for 2013 and review the Committee best practice guidance. ACNFP/114/7

11. ACNFP Advice: The Committee will consider the annual overview of action taken by the Food Standards Agency following ACNFP advice (possible item). ACNFP/114/8

12. Items for information

  • 12.1 FSA Board Discussion on Innovation ACNFP/114/9
  • 12.2 EU Update ACNFP/114/10
  • 12.3 Update on Scientific Advisory Committees (SACs) ACNFP/114/11
  • 12.4 Proposals for a new EU Regulation on novel foods ACNFP/114/12

13. Any other business

14. Date of next meeting: Wednesday 16 April 2014