ACAF open meeting: 17 October 2017

Last updated:
30 August 2017
74th meeting: 10.30am on 17 October 2017, Aviation House, London


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:

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-third meeting and formally adopt them.  MIN/17/03

Refuse derived fuel
The Committee will be provided with an update on the issue of refuse derived fuel including the status of the industry code of practice.
Feed Additives

Members will be asked to consider a scoping paper that provides information on feed additives in particular over-supplementation of animals and proposals to mitigate the issue.  ACAF 17/12


Christine McAlinden and Wendy Harwood (ACAF Members) will provide an introductory presentation on the use of biostimulants in animal feed.  The Members will then ask if the area of biostimulants should be investigated further by the Committee.  ACAF 17/13

Forward Work Plan

The Committee will be asked to agree its Forward Work Programme for 2017-18.  ACAF 17/14

Any Other Business 

Information Papers
• EU Developments;  ACAF/17/15
• Update on the work of other Advisory Committees ACAF/17/16