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Codex Committee on Food Additives

Host Government: China

The Codex Committee on Food Additives (CCFA) establishes or endorses acceptable maximum levels (MLs) for individual food additives; prepares a priority list of food additives for risk assessment by the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA); assigns functional classes to individual food additives; recommends specifications of identity and purity for food additives for adoption by the Commission; considers methods of analysis for the determination of additives in food; and considers and elaborates standards or codes for related subjects such as the labeling of food additives when sold as such. 

The Committee held its 46th Session  March 17-21, 2014 in Hong Kong, SAR, Peoples Republic of China. The U.S. Delegate’s Report of that Session is available. 

The next session of the Codex Committee on Food Additives will take place in Hong Kong, China from March 17-21, 2014. Upon availability, the agenda and committee documents can be accessed at http://www.codexalimentarius.org/meetings-reports/en/.

Documents Related to 46th Session

Current CCFA Documents Requesting Comments

CX or CL
(PDF)
Subject Comments Due Send comments to:
CL 2013/12-FA Request for information and comments on priority list of substances proposed for evaluation by JECFA November 1, 2013 UScodex@fsis.usda.gov
CL 2013/13-FA Request for information and comments on proposals for changes/addition to the INS list July 1, 2013 UScodex@fsis.usda.gov

 

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Last Modified Apr 14, 2014