FDA to Hold Public Meeting on Updates to RedbookTuesday, November 4, 2014
(American Meat Institute)
FDA announced that it will hold a public meeting on December 9, 2014, to solicit comments regarding updates to the Guidance for Industry "Toxicological Principles for the Safety of Food Ingredients," also known as the "Redbook." The meeting seeks public input on expanding the scope of the Redbook to include chemical safety assessments for all products over which FDA's Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) has statutory authority, including food additives, food contact substances, dietary supplement ingredients, food contaminants and cosmetics. The meeting will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Harvey H. Wiley Federal Building located at 5100 Paint Branch Parkway in College Park, Maryland. For more information about ways to submit comments, and to register, click here.