ACNFP agenda and papers: 20 September 2007

Agenda and Papers for the meeting of the Committee at 10.30am on 20 September 2007 in Conference Room 5, Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6NH will be available shortly.

Agenda

1. Apologies and announcements.

2. Minutes of the 83rd meeting (DRAFT ACNFP/83/MIN).

3. Matters arising including postal consultations.

4. Krill oil: The Committee will consider additional information provided by the applicant for the authorisation of this novel ingredient (ACNFP/84/1).

5. beta-Glucan rich extracts from Lentinus edodes: The Committee will consider additional information supplied by the applicant and a draft opinion on this request for an opinion on substantial equivalence between this ingredient and an existing product (ACNFP/84/2).

6. Phosphated distarch phosphate: The Committee will consider additional information provided by the applicant and a draft opinion on the authorisation of this novel food ingredient (ACNFP84/3).

7. Kiwiberry concentrate: The Committee will consider additional information provided by the applicant for the authorisation for this novel ingredient (ACNFP84/4).

8. Lycopene: The Committee will consider a new application for an extension of use of this novel ingredient (ACNFP/84/5).

9. Calcium L-methylfolate: The Committee will consider an initial opinion from the Irish Competent Authority on this novel ingredient (ACNFP/84/6)

10. Open Meeting

11. Items for Information

  • 11.1 EU Update
  • 11.2 EFSA statement on the fate of recombinant DNA or proteins in GM feed
  • 11.3 EFSA guidance document for the risk assessment of GM plants containing stacked transformation events
    • 12. Any other business

      13. Date of next meeting