Food safety

JECFA Procedural Guidance

JECFA Working Procedures

This document briefly describes the procedures applied to JECFA in accordance with the WHO Regulations for Expert Advisory Panels and Committees. It also describes general working procedures related to calls for data and preparation of meetings, declaration of interests and the decision-making processes.

Guidance Documents

The guidance for the preparation of working papers primarily provide information to experts preparing working papers for JECFA meetings. The guidance will also be useful to parties interested in understanding the process followed by JECFA in the evaluation of food chemicals. Sponsors are encouraged to submit monographs summarizing their data using these formats.

Systematic Literature Searches

Food additives and contaminants

Residues of veterinary drugs in food