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The Committee on Food and Chemical Safety promotes a science-based determination of the chemical safety of foods to support the advancement of public health.

How this committee operates:

The Food and Chemical Safety committee focuses on many different issues related to the safety of the food supply.  In order to maximize output, the committee is segmented into  subcommittees, each focusing on a specific area of food and chemical safety.  Explore those subcommittees and the impact of their work below. 

Events

Upcoming Events

EUROTOX 2018

Brussels, Belgium

54th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX 2018)

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Public Comments

Areas of Work

Food Allergens

The committee was a co-sponsor of the Health and Medicine Division (HMD) Committee on Food Allergies which comes with responsibility for the work of this Committee.  The report, Finding a Path to Safety in Food Allergy was made available in 2017.

IOM-NRC consensus study on Food Allergies: Global Burden, Causes, Treatment, Prevention and Policy. Read the committee's oral comments here.

Next Generation Risk Assessment
Mycotoxins
UNIDO Partnership
Heavy Metals
Process Formed Compounds
FDA Redbook
Chemical Mixtures
Threshold of Toxicological Concern
Nanotechnology
Packaging

Summer Fellowship Program

This video draws on discussion and conclusions from the ILSI North America workshop “Insights and Perspectives on Emerging Inputs to Weight of Evidence Determinations for Food Safety: Workshop”

COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Abbott Nutrition
Cargill, Incorporated
Campbell Soup
The Coca-Cola Company
Conagra Brands Inc.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group
Firmenich
General Mills, Inc.
The Hershey Company
International Tree Nut Council
Kellogg Company
Kraft Heinz Company
Mars, Incorporated
Mondelēz International
PepsiCo, Inc.

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORS
Andrew Maier, PhD, CIH, DABT, University of Cincinnati
Steve Roberts, PhD, University of Florida

GOVERNMENT ADVISORS
Randolph Duverna, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food Safety & Inspection Service Office of Public Health Service

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, PhD, DABT, United States Food and Drug Administration
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Past Publications

All Publications

Inorganic arsenic: A non-genotoxic carcinogen

The data strongly supports a non-linear dose response for the effects of inorganic arsenic. In various in vitro and in vivo models and in human epidemiology studies there appears to be a threshold for biological responses, including cancer.

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Past Events

Past Events

Society of Toxicology (SOT) 57th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo

San Antonio, USA

ILSI North America 2017 Summer Fellow, Jalissa Wynder will present the findings from her summer fellowship project as a poster presentation “Evaluating the Applicability of Read-Across Tools and High-Throughput Screening Data for Food Relevant Chemicals” as the upcoming SOT 2018 Annual Meeting.

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Arab / European Workshop on Food Safety Risk Assessment, at the Dubai International Food Safety Conference 2018

Dubai, UAE

As part of the UNIDO Partnership on “Arab Food Safety Initiative for Trade Facilitation (SAFE)”, a presentation on “Considerations when using longitudinal cohort studies to assess dietary exposure to inorganic arsenic and chronic health outcomes” was presented at the Arab / European Workshop on Food Safety Risk Assessment, Dubai International Food Safety Conference 2018.

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EuroTox 2017

Bratislava, Slovakia

2016 Summer Fellow, Agnes Karmaus, will present her work on the evaluation of food-use chemicals in ToxCast.

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WC10

Seattle, WA, USA

2016 Summer Fellow, Alex Turley received an award to present her work on food relevant chemicals in ToxCast at WC10.

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