COT Meeting: 1 September 2016

Last updated:
16 August 2016
Agenda and papers for the meeting of the Committee at 10.00am on Thursday, 1st September 2016 in Conference Rooms 4 & 5, Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2 6NH

Agenda

1.  Apologies for absence

2.  Draft minutes of July meeting  TOX/MIN/2015/04

3.  Matters arising

4.  First draft statement on potential risks from acrylamide in the diet of infants and young children. This draft COT statement summarises the available information and the Committee’s provisional conclusions.  TOX/2016/31

5. Third draft statement on the introduction of allergenic foods to the infant diet and influence on the risk of development of atopic outcomes and autoimmune disease (reserved business). This draft COT statement summarises the available information and the Committee’s provisional conclusions.   TOX/2016/32

6.  Second draft statement on evidence regarding maternal and infant dietary exposures and risk of atopic outcomes and autoimmune disease (reserved business). This draft COT statement summarises the available information and the Committee’s provisional conclusions.  TOX/2016/33

7.  First draft addendum to the 2015 COT statement on potential risks from PBDEs in the infant diet. This draft COT statement summarises the available information and the Committee’s provisional conclusions.  TOX/2016/34

8.  First draft addendum to the 2015 COT statement on potential risks from hexabromocyclododecanes in the infant diet. This draft COT statement summarises the available information and the Committee’s provisional conclusions.  TOX/2016/35

9.  EFSA consultation on draft guidance document on the use of the benchmark dose in risk assessment. This draft guidance is provided to the Committee for information, and to consider any implications for its working practices.  TOX/2016/36

10.  Paper for information: FSA Scientific Advisory Committees (SACs) update.  TOX/2016/37

11.  Any other business

Date of next meeting – 25th October 2016, Conference Rooms  4 & 5, Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2 6NH

 

Final Minutes