COT Meeting: 6 December 2016

Last updated:
21 November 2016
Agenda and papers for the meeting of the Committee at 10.00am on Tuesday, 6th December 2016 in Conference Rooms 4 & 5, Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2 6NH

Agenda

1.  Apologies for absence

2.  Draft minutes of September meeting  TOX/MIN/2016/05

3.  Matters arising

  • Shisha pipes  TOX/2016/43

 4.  A review of potential risks from iodine in the diets of infants aged 0-12 months and children aged 1 to 5 years. This is part of ongoing work in which the COT are reviewing the risks of toxicity from chemicals in the diets of infants and young children   TOX/2016/38

5.  Third draft statement on maternal and infant dietary exposures and 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/2016/39

6.  Review of potential risks from vitamin A in the diets of children aged 1 to 5 years and updated exposures for infants. This is part of ongoing work in which the COT are reviewing the risks of toxicity from chemicals in the diets of infants and young children. TOX/2016/40

7.  Review of potential risks from nickel in the diet of infants aged 0 to 12 months and children aged 1 to 5 years. This is part of ongoing work in which the COT are reviewing the risks of toxicity from chemicals in the diets of infants and young children. TOX/2016/41

8.  Toxicological evaluation of novel heat-not-burn commercial products: Overview summary of data submitted (reserved business). This summary will facilitate the identification of key areas for discussion, in addition to any data gaps that would preclude a future COT risk assessment of the data. TOX/2016/42

9.  Final Draft Statement on potassium-based replacements for sodium chloride and sodium-based additives. Revised version. This draft COT statement summarises the available information and the Committee’s provisional conclusions. TOX/2016/44

10. Paper for information: FSA Scientific Advisory Committees (SACs) update. TOX/2016/45

11. Any other business

Date of next meeting – 6th February 2017, Conference Rooms  4 & 5, Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2 6NH

 

Final Minutes