Meeting

COT Meeting: 12th July 2022

Agenda and papers for the meeting of the Committee at 10.00am on Tuesday 12th July 2022

Last updated: 01 July 2022

Meeting Agenda

  1. Apologies for absence. 
  2. Draft minutes and reserved minutes of the 10th May      TOX/MIN/2022/04.
  3. Matters arising.
  4.  Discussion paper on the potential risk to human health of turmeric and curcumin supplements – following an updated literature review TOX/2022/35.
  5.  The potential risks from ergot alkaloids in the TOX/2022/36 maternal diet: Discussion paper.
  6. Discussion paper on Ocean Bound Plastic TOX/2022/3.
  7. Statement on the bioavailability of nicotine from the use of oral nicotine pouches and assessment of the potential toxicological risk to users – First Draft TOX/2022/38
  8. EFSA consultation: Draft opinion on review of existing Health Based Guidance Values for copper TOX/2022/39.
  9. Updated literature on potential health risks from organophosphate exposure in aircraft cabin air TOX/2022/40.
  10. Draft document on how the Committees evaluate the relevance and reliability of data when assessing a chemical of concern? – draft 0.e TOX/2022/41.
  11. First draft statement on the safety of ginger supplement use in pregnancy TOX/2022/42.
  12. Update on the work of other advisory committees TOX/2022/43 - for information.
  13. Any other business.

Next meeting of the Committee Tuesday 6th September, in person venue tbc and by Teams.

Matters arising:

  • Update on the process for the renewal of smoke flavourings authorisation TOX/2022/34.

Media discussed during the meeting

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TOX/MIN/2022/04

Draft minutes of the 10th May 2022 meeting

Draft minutes of the 10th May 2022 meeting

TOX/2022/34

Update on the process for the renewal of smoke flavourings authorisation.

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TOX/2022/35

Discussion paper on the potential risk to human health of turmeric and curcumin supplements – following an updated literature review.      

Discussion paper on the potential risk to human health of turmeric and curcumin supplements

Annex A to TOX/2022/35

Cover page Annex B to TOX/2022/35

Annex B to TOX/2022/35 Turmeric survey report

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TOX/2022/36

The potential risks from ergot alkaloids in the maternal diet: Discussion paper.

The potential risks from ergot alkaloids in the maternal diet

TOX/2022/37

Discussion paper on Ocean Bound Plastic

TOX/2022/38

Statement on the bioavailability of nicotine from the use of oral nicotine pouches and assessment of the potential toxicological risk to users – First Draft.

First draft statement on the bioavailability of nicotine from the use of oral nicotine pouches and assessment of the potential toxicological risk to users

TOX/2022/39

EFSA consultation: Draft opinion on review of existing Health Based Guidance Values for copper.

Discussion paper on the EFSA Draft Opinion for Public Consultation on Re-evaluation of the existing health-based guidance values for copper and exposure assessment from all sources

TOX/2022/40

Updated literature on potential health risks from organophosphate exposure in aircraft cabin air.

Updated literature on potential health risks from organophosphate exposure in aircraft cabin air

TOX/2022/41

Draft document on how the Committees evaluate the relevance and reliability of data when assessing a chemical of concern.

 

TOX/2022/42

First draft statement on the safety of ginger supplement use in pregnancy.

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TOX/2022/43

Update on the work of other advisory committees                     TOX/2022/43 - for information.

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Final minutes of the meeting of the Committee on 12th July 2022

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The final minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on Tuesday 12th July 2022