ICCF launches public guidance on ‘Genotoxicity Testing’

The International Cooperation for Convergence of Technical Requirements for the Assessment of Feed Ingredients (ICCF) launched a public consultation on its draft guidance document on ‘Genotoxicity Testing’. Interested stakeholders are now invited to provide their comments on this draft by 31st December 2020.

The draft guidance document provides guidance to applicants for providing the relevant information necessary for the safety evaluation of feed ingredients. It provides an approach on how tests should be organised, as well as a description of the tests themselves. The guidance document builds on existing international guidance document and was developed by a panel of experts drawn from the ICCF founding members.

The draft ICCF guidance and feedback documents can be downloaded at the following link: ICCF Technical Guidance Documents (iccffeed.org).

Stakeholders are invited to provide comments by 31st December 2020 via email to [email protected] using the template for comments developed for this guidance document.