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Public Meeting to Address 5th Session of Codex Committee on Contaminants in Food

Friday, February 18, 2011

(American Meat Institute)

A public meeting will be held on February 22, 2011, to provide information and receive public comments on agenda items and draft United States positions that will be discussed at the 5th Session of the Codex Committee on Contaminants in Food (CCCF) of the Codex Alimentarius Commission (Codex).

The meeting will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Harvey W. Wiley Federal Building, Room 1A-001, FDA, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN), 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, Md.

Attendees may register or submit comments by contacting Henry Kim, Ph.D. at henry.kim@fda.hhs.gov.

Documents related to the 5th Session of the CCCF will be accessible online at http://www.codexalimentarius.net/current.asp.  

To participate in the public meeting by conference call, dial 1-866-692-3158 (participant code: 5986642).

For more information about the public meeting, contact Barbara McNiff, U.S. Codex Office, at barbara.mcniff@fsis.usda.gov.

To view the Federal Register notice announcing the public meeting, which includes a full agenda of items to be discussed, click here: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2011-02-15/html/2011-3362.htm.

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