ACAF open meeting: 15 February 2018

Last updated:
24 January 2018
75th meeting: 10.30am on 15 February 2018, Grange Wellington Hotel, 71 Vincent Square, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, SW1P 2PA

Agenda

Declaration of Members’ Interests

ACAF members are appointed for their individual expertise and experience and are not representative of any sector or organisation.  Details of their interests can be found in the Register of Members’ Interests available from the ACAF Secretariat or on the website at:

http://acaf.food.gov.uk//

Members are asked to declare any relevant changes to their entries in the Register of Members’ Interests at the beginning of each meeting.

Draft Minutes of the Previous Meeting

Members will consider the draft minutes of the seventy-fourth meeting and formally adopt them.        MIN/17/03

Use of Algae as animal feed

Members will be provided with a presentation from Gerry Dillon (Alltech) on algae as a nutritionally rich biomass in animal feed.  Members will be invited to provide comments on the work being undertaken by Alltech.        ACAF 18/01

Feed Additives

Members will be provided with an oral update from Tim Riley chair of the sub-group on feed additives and over-supplementation on the outcomes of the sub-group’s inaugural meeting held on 12 December 2017.  Members will be invited to provide comments on the proposed plan of work.

Update on Formaldehyde

Members will be advised on the authorisation status of formaldehyde as a feed additive and invited to provide comments.        ACAF 18/02

Raw pet food

The Committee will be updated about, and invited to provide advice on, the issues surrounding raw pet food.        ACAF 18/03

Update on FSA preparations for the UK’s Exit from the European Union

The Committee will be provided with an update on the FSA’s preparations for the UK’s Exit from the European Union.  Members will also have the opportunity to provide their comments.        ACAF 18/04

Any Other Business

Information papers

EU developments        ACAF/18/05

Update on the work of other advisory committees        ACAF/18/06